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    • Outcomes of metallic stents for malignant ureteral obstruction. 

      Bañez, LL; Ferrandino, MN; Goldsmith, ZG; Inman, BA; Lipkin, ME; Preminger, GM; Wang, Agnes J (J Urol, 2012-09)
      PURPOSE: Malignant ureteral obstruction often necessitates chronic urinary diversion and is associated with high rates of failure with traditional ureteral stents. We evaluated the outcomes of a metallic stent placed for ...
    • The influence of hepatic function on prostate cancer outcomes after radical prostatectomy. 

      Bañez, LL; Loftis, RM; Freedland, SJ; Presti, JC; Aronson, WJ; Amling, CL; Kane, CJ; ... (8 authors) (Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis, 2010-06)
      Prostate growth is dependent on circulating androgens, which can be influenced by hepatic function. Liver disease has been suggested to influence prostate cancer (CaP) incidence. However, the effect of hepatic function on ...