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Contemporary Outcomes of Patients with Nonmuscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Treated with bacillus Calmette-Guérin. Letter.

Francesco Montorsi, Marco Moschini, Andrea Necchi, Federico Deho, Giorgio Gandaglia, Alberto Briganti,

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, :101097JU0000000000002237]

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Aging, inflammation and DNA damage in the somatic testicular niche with idiopathic germ cell aplasia.

Massimo Alfano, Anna Sofia Tascini, Filippo Pederzoli, Irene Locatelli, Manuela Nebuloni, Francesca Giannese, Jose Manuel Garcia-Manteiga, Giovanni Tonon, Giada Amodio, Silvia Gregori, Alessandra Agresti, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia,

Molecular mechanisms associated with human germ cell aplasia in infertile men remain undefined. Here we perform single-cell transcriptome profiling to highlight differentially expressed genes and pathways in each somatic cell type in testes of men with idiopathic germ cell aplasia. We identify immaturity of Leydig cells, chronic tissue inflammation, fibrosis, ... Read more >>

Nat Commun (Nature communications)
[2021, 12(1):5205]

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Substances of abuse consumption among patients seeking medical help for uro-andrological purposes: a sociobehavioral survey in the real-life scenario.

Federico Belladelli, Luca Boeri, Paolo Capogrosso, Walter Cazzaniga, Eugenio Ventimiglia, Luigi Candela, Edoardo Pozzi, Andrea Baudo, Massimo Alfano, Costantino Abbate, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia,

Substances of abuse (SoA), as well as smoking and alcohol consumption, are well known for their impact on male fertility status, erectile function, and ejaculation. We assessed SoA consumption habits in a cohort of men seeking medical attention for uro-andrological purposes. Data from 7447 men seeking medical attention for the ... Read more >>

Asian J Androl (Asian journal of andrology)
[2021, 23(5):456-461]

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Testicular volume in infertile versus fertile white-European men: a case-control investigation in the real-life setting.

Luca Boeri, Paolo Capogrosso, Eugenio Ventimiglia, Walter Cazzaniga, Edoardo Pozzi, Federico Belladelli, Filippo Pederzoli, Massimo Alfano, Costantino Abbate, Emanuele Montanari, Luca Valsecchi, Enrico Papaleo, Paola Viganò, Patrizia Rovere-Querini, Suks Minhas, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia,

Testicular volume (TV) is considered a good clinical marker of hormonal and spermatogenic function. Accurate reference values for TV measures in infertile and fertile men are lacking. We aimed to assess references values for TV in white-European infertile men and fertile controls. We analyzed clinical and laboratory data from 1940 ... Read more >>

Asian J Androl (Asian journal of andrology)
[2021, 23(5):501-509]

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The impact of race/ethnicity on upstaging and/or upgrading rates among intermediate risk prostate cancer patients treated with radical prostatectomy.

Luigi Nocera, Mike Wenzel, Claudia Collà Ruvolo, Christoph Würnschimmel, Zhe Tian, Giorgio Gandaglia, Nicola Fossati, Felix K H Chun, Vincenzo Mirone, Markus Graefen, Fred Saad, Shahrokh F Shariat, Francesco Montorsi, Alberto Briganti, Pierre I Karakiewicz,

<h4>Background</h4>Race/ethnicity may predispose to less favorable prostate cancer characteristics in intermediate risk prostate cancer (IR PCa) patients. We tested this hypothesis in a subgroup of IR PCa patients treated with radical prostatectomy (RP).<h4>Methods</h4>We relied on the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results 2004-2016. The effect of race/ethnicity was tested in univariable ... Read more >>

World J Urol (World journal of urology)
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Challenging the dogma of 6 steps for anastomotic urethroplasty in posterior urethral stricture: introducing step 3a.

Pankaj Joshi, Marco Bandini, Francesco Montorsi, Sanjay B Kulkarni,

World J Urol (World journal of urology)
[2021, :]

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A mechanistic insight into the anti-metastatic role of the prostate specific antigen.

Francesco Pellegrino, Arianna Coghi, Giovanni Lavorgna, Walter Cazzaniga, Edoardo Guazzoni, Irene Locatelli, Isabella Villa, Simona Bolamperti, Nadia Finocchio, Massimo Alfano, Roberta Lucianò, Alberto Briganti, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia, Ilaria Cavarretta,

<h4>Aim</h4>Since its discovery Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA), also referred to as kallikrein-3 (KLK3), has been used as standard circulating biomarker for prostate cancer (PCa). However, its specificity remains not adequate and its mechanism of action still elusive. Therefore, deciphering PSA role throughout PCa-pathobiology would be relevant in improving both cancer ... Read more >>

Transl Oncol (Translational oncology)
[2021, 14(11):101211]

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Anatomical predictors of long-term urinary incontinence after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy: A systematic review.

Manuela Tutolo, Francesco Montorsi,

Neurourol Urodyn (Neurourology and urodynamics)
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Survival Outcomes After Immediate Radical Cystectomy Versus Conservative Management with Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Among T1 High-grade Micropapillary Bladder Cancer Patients: Results from a Multicentre Collaboration.

Chiara Lonati, Philipp Baumeister, Luca Afferi, Andrea Mari, Andrea Minervini, Wojciech Krajewski, Sosan Azizi, Kees Hendricksen, Alberto Martini, Andrea Necchi, Francesco Montorsi, Alberto Briganti, Renzo Colombo, Alessandro Tafuri, Alessandro Antonelli, Maria Angela Cerruto, Morgan Rouprêt, Alexandra Masson-Lecomte, Ekaterina Laukhtina, David D'Andrea, Shahrokh F Shariat, Francesco Soria, Giancarlo Marra, Paolo Gontero, Roberto Contieri, Rodolfo Hurle, Anne Sophie Valiquette, M Carmen Mir, Stefania Zamboni, Claudio Simeone, Tobias Klatte, Jeremy Yuen-Chun Teoh, Soichiro Yoshida, Yasuhisa Fujii, Roberto Carando, Gerald B Schulz, Livio Mordasini, Agostino Mattei, Marco Moschini, ,

<h4>Background</h4>Literature lacks clear evidence regarding the optimal treatment for non-muscle-invasive micropapillary bladder cancer (MPBC) due to its rarity and the presence of only small sample size and single-centre studies.<h4>Objective</h4>To assess cancer-specific mortality (CSM) and overall mortality (OM) between immediate radical cystectomy (RC) and conservative management among T1 high-grade (HG) MPBC.<h4>Design, ... Read more >>

Eur Urol Focus (European urology focus)
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Testosterone in males with COVID-19: A 7-month cohort study.

Andrea Salonia, Marina Pontillo, Paolo Capogrosso, Silvia Gregori, Cristina Carenzi, Anna Maria Ferrara, Isaline Rowe, Luca Boeri, Alessandro Larcher, Giuseppe A Ramirez, Cristina Tresoldi, Massimo Locatelli, Giulio Cavalli, Lorenzo Dagna, Antonella Castagna, Alberto Zangrillo, Moreno Tresoldi, Giovanni Landoni, Patrizia Rovere-Querini, Fabio Ciceri, Francesco Montorsi,

<h4>Background</h4>Circulating testosterone levels have been found to be reduced in men with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection, COVID-19, with lower levels being associated with more severe clinical outcomes.<h4>Objectives</h4>We aimed to assess total testosterone levels and the prevalence of total testosterone still suggesting for hypogonadism at 7-month follow-up in ... Read more >>

Andrology (Andrology)
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A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis on the Impact of Proficiency-based Progression Simulation Training on Performance Outcomes.

Elio Mazzone, Stefano Puliatti, Marco Amato, Brendan Bunting, Bernardo Rocco, Francesco Montorsi, Alexandre Mottrie, Anthony G Gallagher,

<h4>Objective</h4>To analyze all published prospective, randomized, and blinded clinical studies on the proficiency-based progression (PBP) training using objective performance metrics.<h4>Background</h4>The benefit of PBP methodology to learning clinical skills in comparison to conventional training is not settled.<h4>Methods</h4>Search of PubMed, Cochrane library's Central, EMBASE, MEDLINE, and Scopus databases, from inception to 1st ... Read more >>

Ann Surg (Annals of surgery)
[2021, 274(2):281-289]

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Risk Stratification of Patients Candidate to Radical Prostatectomy Based on Clinical and Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Parameters: Development and External Validation of Novel Risk Groups.

Elio Mazzone, Giorgio Gandaglia, Guillame Ploussard, Giancarlo Marra, Massimo Valerio, Riccardo Campi, Andrea Mari, Andrea Minervini, Sergio Serni, Marco Moschini, Alessandro Marquis, Jean Baptiste Beauval, Roderick van den Bergh, Razvan-George Rahota, Timo Soeterik, Mathieu Roumiguiè, Luca Afferi, Junlong Zhuang, Hongqian Tuo, Agostino Mattei, Paolo Gontero, Vito Cucchiara, Armando Stabile, Nicola Fossati, Francesco Montorsi, Alberto Briganti,

<h4>Background</h4>Despite the key importance of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) parameters, risk classification systems for biochemical recurrence (BCR) in prostate cancer (PCa) patients treated with radical prostatectomy (RP) are still based on clinical variables alone.<h4>Objective</h4>We aimed at developing and validating a novel classification integrating clinical and radiological parameters.<h4>Design, setting, and participants</h4>A ... Read more >>

Eur Urol (European urology)
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Warm ischemia time length during on-clamp partial nephrectomy: dose it really matter?

Ali Abdel Raheem, Ibrahim Alowidah, Umberto Capitanio, Francesco Montorsi, Alessandro Larcher, Ithaar Derweesh, Fady Ghali, Alexader Mottrie, Elio Mazzone, Geert DE Naeyer, Riccardo Campi, Francesco Sessa, Marco Carini, Andrea Minervini, Jay D Raman, Chris J Rjepaj, Maximilian C Kriegmair, Riccardo Autorino, Alessandro Veccia, Maria Carmen Mir, Francesco Claps, Young Deuk Choi, Won S Ham, John P Tadifa, Glen D Santok, Maria Furlan, Claudio Simeone, Maida Bada, Antonio Celia, Diego M Carrion, Alfredo Aguilera Bazan, Cristina B Ruiz, Manar Malki, Neil Barber, Muddassar Hussain, Salvatore Micali, Stefano Puliatti, Abdelaziz Alwahabi, Abdulrahman Alqahtani, Abdullah Rumaih, Ahmed Ghaith, Ayman M Ghoneem, Ayman Hagras, Ahmed Eissa, Mohammed J Alenzi, Nicola Pavan, Fabio Traunero, Alessandro Antonelli, Antonio B Porcaro, Ester Illiano, Elisabetta Costantini, Koon H Rha,

<h4>Background</h4>The impact of warm ischemia time (WIT) on renal functional recovery remains controversial. We examined the length of WIT >30 min. on the long-term renal function following on-clamp partial nephrectomy (PN).<h4>Methods</h4>Data from 23 centers for patients undergoing on-clamp PN between 2000 and 2018 were analyzed. We included patients with two ... Read more >>

Minerva Urol Nephrol (Minerva urology and nephrology)
[2021, :]

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Reply by Authors.

Nicholas H Chakiryan, Aaron Dahmen, Marco Bandini, Filippo Pederzoli, Laura Marandino, Maarten Albersen, Eduard Roussel, Yao Zhu, Ding-Wei Ye, Antonio A Ornellas, Mario Catanzaro, Oliver W Hakenberg, Axel Heidenreich, Friederike Haidl, Nick Watkin, Michael Ager, Jad Chahoud, Alberto Briganti, Roberto Salvioni, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Necchi, Philippe E Spiess,

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, 206(4):969]

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Risk of health status worsening in primary infertile men: A prospective 10-year follow-up study.

Luca Boeri, Eugenio Ventimiglia, Walter Cazzaniga, Filippo Pederzoli, Giuseppe Fallara, Edoardo Pozzi, Federico Belladelli, Andrea Baudo, Nicola Frego, Paolo Capogrosso, Massimo Alfano, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia,

<h4>Background</h4>A severe male infertility factor has been associated with both lower health status and increased mortality in infertile men.<h4>Objectives</h4>To investigate reproductive factors associated with health status impairment in infertile men over a 10-year time frame since the first clinical evaluation.<h4>Materials and methods</h4>Data from 899 infertile men were analysed at baseline ... Read more >>

Andrology (Andrology)
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Followup of Men with PI-RADS™ 4 or 5 Abnormality on Prostate Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Nonmalignant Pathological Findings on Initial Targeted Prostate Biopsy. Letter.

Francesco Montorsi, Armando Stabile, Giorgio Gandaglia, Federico Dehò, Andrea Salonia, Alberto Briganti,

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, :101097JU0000000000002144]

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Renal cancer: overdiagnosis and overtreatment.

Giuseppe Rosiello, Alessandro Larcher, Francesco Montorsi, Umberto Capitanio,

World J Urol (World journal of urology)
[2021, 39(8):2821-2823]

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Unexpected Outcomes of Renal Function after Radical Nephrectomy: Histology Relevance along with Clinical Aspects.

Federico Di Marco, Antonello Pani, Matteo Floris, Alberto Martini, Giacomo Dell'Antonio, Umberto Capitanio, Arianna Bettiga, Alessandro Larcher, Alessandra Cinque, Roberto Bertini, Alberto Briganti, Andrea Salonia, Francesco Montorsi, Francesco Trevisani,

Acute kidney injury (AKI) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are common events after radical nephrectomy (RN). In this study we aimed to predict AKI and CKD after RN relying on specific histological aspects. We collected data from a cohort of 144 patients who underwent radical nephrectomy. A histopathological review of ... Read more >>

J Clin Med (Journal of clinical medicine)
[2021, 10(15):]

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Molecular subtyping and immune-gene signatures identify a subset of early bladder tumors as candidates for single-agent immune-checkpoint inhibition.

Andrea Necchi, Daniele Raggi, Andrea Gallina, Marco Bandini, Joep J de Jong, Laura Marandino, Alberto Briganti, Francesco Montorsi, Elai Davicioni, Yair Lotan, Ewan A Gibb,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Clinical high-grade (HG) T1 non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) represents a significant risk to patients, but these patients are not typically offered neoadjuvant therapies, including immune therapy. In this study, we determine whether patients with HG clinical T1 or T2 bladder urothelial carcinoma (UC) have profiles that predict the potential ... Read more >>

Urol Oncol (Urologic oncology)
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Digital whole mount sections of the prostate: heading towards new ways of communicating with clinicians and patients without microscope.

Alessia Cimadamore, Marina Scarpelli, Liang Cheng, Antonio Lopez-Beltran, Francesco Montorsi, Rodolfo Montironi,

Minerva Urol Nephrol (Minerva urology and nephrology)
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Bladder perforation during transurethral resection of the bladder: a comprehensive algorithm for diagnosis, management and follow up.

Chiara Lonati, Francesco Esperto, Roberto M Scarpa, Rocco Papalia, Juan Gómez Rivas, Mario Alvarez-Maestro, Luca Afferi, Christian D Fankhauser, Agostino Mattei, Renzo Colombo, Francesco Montorsi, Alberto Briganti, Wojciech Krajewski, Roberto Carando, Ekaterina Laukhtina, Jeremy Y Teoh, Stefania Zamboni, Claudio Simeone, Marco Moschini, , ,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Despite bladder perforation (BP) is a frequent complication during transurethral resection of bladder (TURB) for bladder cancer (BCa), literature lacks systematic reviews focusing on this issue. We aimed to investigate incidence, diagnosis, therapy, and prognosis after BP during TURB for BCa; therapy was distinguished between conservative (without the need for ... Read more >>

Minerva Urol Nephrol (Minerva urology and nephrology)
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Personalized Metabolic Profile by Synergic Use of NMR and HRMS.

Greta Petrella, Camilla Montesano, Sara Lentini, Giorgia Ciufolini, Domitilla Vanni, Roberto Speziale, Andrea Salonia, Francesco Montorsi, Vincenzo Summa, Riccardo Vago, Laura Orsatti, Edith Monteagudo, Daniel Oscar Cicero,

A new strategy that takes advantage of the synergism between NMR and UHPLC-HRMS yields accurate concentrations of a high number of compounds in biofluids to delineate a personalized metabolic profile (SYNHMET). Metabolite identification and quantification by this method result in a higher accuracy compared to the use of the two ... Read more >>

Molecules (Molecules (Basel, Switzerland))
[2021, 26(14):]

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The obesity paradox in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Alberto Martini, Qainat N Shah, Nikhil Waingankar, John P Sfakianos, Che-Kai Tsao, Andrea Necchi, Francesco Montorsi, Emily J Gallagher, Matthew D Galsky,

<h4>Objective</h4>To test whether body mass index (BMI) amongst patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) is associated with overall survival (OS) and cancer-specific survival.<h4>Methods</h4>Individual patient data from 1577 men with mCRPC treated with docetaxel and prednisone from the control arms of ASCENT2, VENICE, and MAINSAIL were considered. The role of ... Read more >>

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis (Prostate cancer and prostatic diseases)
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Urologists, You'll Never Walk Alone! How Novel Immunotherapy and Modern Imaging May Change the Management of Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer.

Gianluca Giannarini, Neeraj Agarwal, Andrea B Apolo, Alberto Briganti, Petros Grivas, Shilpa Gupta, Ashish M Kamat, Francesco Montorsi, Morgan Rouprêt, Andrea Necchi,

Novel immune checkpoint inhibitors hold promise for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer. Cooperation between urologists and other multidisciplinary bladder cancer specialists can surmount the challenges involved in using these agents in bladder-sparing approaches. This strategy could deliver a new era of comprehensive evaluation and multimodal treatment for this patient population. ... Read more >>

Eur Urol Oncol (European urology oncology)
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Infertile couples still undergo assisted reproductive treatments without initial andrological evaluation in the real-life setting: A failure to adhere to guidelines?

Edoardo Pozzi, Luca Boeri, Luigi Candela, Paolo Capogrosso, Walter Cazzaniga, Giuseppe Fallara, Daniele Cignoli, Federico Belladelli, Julian Cornelius, Costantino Abbate, Enrico Papaleo, Paola Viganò, Suks Minhas, Agostino Mattei, Francesco Montorsi, Andrea Salonia,

<h4>Background</h4>The EAU Guidelines on Male Sexual and Reproductive Health state that both partners of the infertile couple should undergo simultaneous investigation.<h4>Objectives</h4>To assess the prevalence and the characteristics of infertile men who were referred for an andrological evaluation after failed attempts of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) with those who were evaluated ... Read more >>

Andrology (Andrology)
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