Int Braz J Urol. Vol. 42 N. 04 – 2016

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635 | Luciano A. Favorito [view article]


637 | Are syntetic slings safe?
Opinion: Yes
Caio Cesar Cintra, Carlos Eduardo Bonafé Oliveira [view article]

640 | Are syntetic slings safe?
Opinion: No
A. Lenore Ackerman, Shlomo Raz [view article]


645 | Semi-rigid ureteroscopic lithotripsy versus laparoscopic ureterolithotomy for large upper ureteral stones: a meta – analysis of randomized controlled trials
Fabio C. M. Torricelli, Manoj Monga, Giovanni S. Marchini , Miguel Srougi , William C. Nahas , Eduardo Mazzucchi [view article]


655 | Extraperitoneal versus transperitoneal laparoscopic radical cystectomy for selected elderly bladder cancer patients: a single center experience
Lang Feng , Jian Song , Menghua Wu , Ye Tian , Daoxin Zhang [view article]

663 | A comparison of preliminary oncologic outcome and postoperative complications between patients undergoing either open or robotic radical cystectomy
Antonio Cusano, Peter Haddock, Max Jackson, Ilene Staff, Joseph Wagner , Anoop Meraney [view article]

671 | Presentation and surgery outcomes in elderly with pheocromocytoma: a comparative analysis with young patients
Victor Srougi, Jose L. Chambo, Fabio Y. Tanno, Iracy S. Soares, Madson Q. Almeida, Maria A. A. Pereira, Miguel Srougi, Maria C. Fragoso [view article]

678 | Clinical Significance of Preoperative Neutrophil – to – Lymphocyte Ratio in Renal Cell Carcinoma
Alper Otunctemur, Murat Dursun, Huseyin Besiroglu, Kutan Ozer, Ozan Horsanali, Emin Ozbek [view article]

685 | Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, a biomarker in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: a single institutional longitudinal study
Vincenzo Favilla, Tommaso Castelli, Daniele Urzì, Giulio Reale, Salvatore Privitera, Antonio Salici, Giorgio Ivan Russo, Sebastiano Cimino, Giuseppe Morgia [view article]

694 | Sunitinib treatment in patients with advanced renal cell cancer: the Brazilian National Cancer Institute (INCA) experience
Rafael Corrêa Coelho, Tomás Reinert, Franz Campos, Fábio Affonso Peixoto, Carlos Augusto de Andrade, Thalita Castro, Daniel Herchenhorn [view article]

704 | Does an asymmetric lobe in digital rectal examination include any risk for prostate cancer? results of 1495 biopsies
Ömer Yilmaz, Özgür Kurul, Ferhat Ates, Hasan Soydan, Zeki Aktas [view article]

710 | Complete supine PCNL: ultrasound vs. fluoroscopic guided: a randomized clinical trial
Siavash Falahatkar, Aliakbar Allahkhah, Majid Kazemzadeh, Ahmad Enshaei, Maryam Shakiba, Fahimeh Moghaddas [view article]

717 | Using an abdominal phantom to teach urology residents ultrasound-guided percutaneous needle placement
Pauline Filippou, Anobel Odisho, Krishna Ramaswamy, Manint Usawachintachit, Weiguo Hu, Jianxing Li, Thomas Chi [view article]

727 | Doxazosin oral intake therapy to relieve stent – related urinary symptoms and pain: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
Long Zhang, Junping Li, Minjie Pan, Weiwei Han, Shucheng Liu, Yajun Xiao [view article]

734 | Predicting procedural pain after ureteroscopy: does hydrodistention play a role?
Zeynep Gul, Kareem Alazem, B. S, Ina Li, Manoj Monga [view article]

740 | Predictive risk factors of postoperative urinary incontinence following holmium laser enucleation of the prostate during the initial learning period
Shuichiro Kobayashi, Masataka Yano, Takayuki Nakayama, Satoshi Kitahara [view article]

747 | Bipolar transurethral enucleation and resection of the prostate versus bipolar resection of the prostate for prostates larger than 60gr: A retrospective study at a single academic tertiary care center
Yong Wei, Ning Xu, Shao-Hao Chen, Xiao-Dong Li, Qing-Shui Zheng, Yun-Zhi Lin, Xue-Yi Xue [view article]

757 | Outcomes following Thulium vapoenucleation of large prostates
Shane M. Pearce, Joseph J. Pariser, Rena D. Malik, Olufenwa J. Famakinwa, Doreen E. Chung [view article]

766 | Optimal bladder diary duration for patients with suprapontine neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction
Charalampos Konstantinidis, Zisis Kratiras, Michael Samarinas, Konstantinos Skriapas [view article]

773 | Uterine preservation for advanced pelvic organ prolapse repair: Anatomical results and patient satisfaction
Keshet Fink, Inbar Ben Shachar, Naama Marcus Braun [view article]

779 | Training through gametherapy promotes coactivation of the pelvic floor and abdominal muscles in young women, nulliparous and continents
Valeria Regina Silva, Natalia Miguel Martinho, Joseane Marques, Cássio Riccetto, Leonardo Cesar Carvalho, Simone Botelho [view article]

787 | Low serum Insulin Like Growth Factor – 1 in patients with Stress Urinary Incontinence
Emin Ozbek, Alper Otunctemur, Suleyman Sahin, Levent Ozcan, Murat Dursun, Emrecan Polat, Feti Tulubas, Mustafa Cekmen [view article]

793 | Craniofacial anomalies associated with hypospadias. Description of a hospital based population in South America
Nicolas Fernandez, Rebeca Escobar, Ignacio Zarante [view article]

798 | Enuresis and overactive bladder in children: what is the relationship between these two conditions?
Ariane Sampaio Sousa, Maria Luisa Veiga, Ana Aparecida N. Braga, Maria Clara Carvalho, Ubirajara Barroso Junior [view article]

803 | Do retractile testes have anatomical anomalies?
Kleber M. Anderson, Suelen F. Costa, Francisco J.B. Sampaio, Luciano A. Favorito [view article]

810 | The combination of urinary IL – 6 and renal biometry as useful diagnostic tools to differentiate acute pyelonephritis from lower urinary tract infection
Sherif Azab, Mostafa Zakaria, Mona Raafat, Hadeel Seief [view article]

817 | A modified method by differential adhesion for enrichment of bladder cancer stem cells
Yong-tong Zhu, Shi-yu Pang, Yang Luo, Wei Chen, Ji-ming Bao, Wan-long Tan [view article]

825 | Improvement of erectile dysfunction by the active pepide from Urechis unicinctus by high temperature/pressure and ultra – wave assisted lysis in Streptozotocin Induced Diabetic Rats
Kang Sup Kim, Woong Jin Bae, Su Jin Kim, Kyong-Hwa Kang, Se-Kwon Kim, Hyuk Jin Cho, Sung-Hoo Hong, Ji Youl Lee, Sae Woong Kim [view article]


838 | Metaplastic Conditions in The Bladder in Patient With Epidermolysis Bullosa
Kenan Yilmaz, Deniz Demirci, Numan Baydilli, Sinan Nazlim [view article]

842 | Retrocaval ureter and contra lateral renal agenesis – a case report and review of literature
Felix Cardoza, C. K. Shambhulinga, A. T. Rajeevan [view article]


845 | Rupture of ectopic renal arterial pseudoaneurysm after percutaneous nephrolithotomy
Mingshuai Wang, Junhui Zhang, Nianzeng Xing [view article]

848 | Hydronephrosis caused by a giant ovarian cyst
Ha Yeon Kim, Moon Kyoung Cho, Eun Hui Bae, Soo Wan Kim, Seong Kwon Ma [view article]


850 | Two-part silicone mold. A new tool for flexible ureteroscopy surgical training
Bruno Marroig, Marco Antonio Q. R. Fortes, Marco Pereira-Sampaio, Francisco J. B. Sampaio, Luciano A. Favorito (Editorial Comment by Jennifer Vlok and Homayoun Zargar) [view article]

852 | Editorial Comment: Two-part silicone mold. A new tool for flexible ureteroscopy surgical training
Jennifer Vlok and Homayoun Zargar [view article]

853 | Laparoscopic – assisted transpyelic rigid nephroscopy – simple alternative when flexible ureteroscopy is not available
Marcos Tobias-Machado, Alexandre Kiyoshi Hidaka, Igor Nunes-Silva, Carlos Alberto Chagas, Leandro Correa Leal, Antonio Carlos Lima Pompeo (Editorial Comment by David J. Hernandez) [view article]

855 | Editorial Comment: Laparoscopic – assisted transpyelic rigid nephroscopy – simple alternative when flexible ureteroscopy is not available
David J. Hernandez [view article]

856 | Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy with inferior vena cava thrombectomy: highlight of key surgical steps
A. Sim, T. Todenhöfer, J. Mischinger, O. Fahmy, J. Boettge, S. Rausch, S. Bier, S. Aufderklamm, A. Stenzl, G. Gakis, C. Schwentner (Editorial Comment by Philippe E. Spiess) [view article]

858 | Editorial Comment: Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy with inferior vena cava thrombectomy: highlight of key surgical steps
Philippe E. Spiess [view article]


859 | RE: Evaluation of sexual function in patients submitted to ureteroscopic procedures
Mustafa Kadihasanoglu, Emin Özbek [view article]

861 | INFORMATION FOR AUTHORS [view information]