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Compressive treatment of bladder neoplasms
Article published in Urologia Polska 1982/35/1-2.


Jarowit Stolarczyk, Jerzy Lorenz, Lucjan Otręba, Janusz Dembowski
Klinika Urologiczna Instytutu Chirurgii AM we Wrocławiu
Kierownik: doc. dr hab. J. Stolarczyk


In 11 patients with papillomas of the bladder prolonged maintenance of high hydrostatic pressure in the bladder was used for treatment using a catheter with a rubber baloon. In 4 cases the size of the lesions decreased, in 3 cases bladder rupture occurred re±uiring surgical intervention. The authors view critically the usefulness of this method in the treatment of bladder neoplasms.


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