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Results of total cystectomy in treatment of bladder neoplasms
Article published in Urologia Polska 1978/31/1.


Jerzy Niemirowicz
Klinika Urologicznej Instytutu Chirurgii AM w Gdańsku
Kierownik Kliniki: doc. dr hab. K. Adamkiewic
Dyrektor Instytutu: doc. dr hab. S. Mlekodaj


Results of treatment of bladder neoplasms by means of total cystectomy with urine flow diversion to the colon or creation of uretero-stomy w are reported. In a period of 4 years of work of the Department of Urology. Medical
Academy in Gdańsk cystectomy was perfor-med in 10 patients aged from 41 to 74 years. The perioperative mortality was 50%. Four patients survived from 5 months to 1 year. One is still alive.