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Transitional Cell Carcinoma Summary

Description: A malignant neoplasm derived from transitional epithelium, occurring chiefly in the urinary bladder, ureters or renal pelves (especially if well differentiated), frequently papillary. Transitional cell carcinomas are graded 1 to 3 or 4 according to the degree of anaplasia, grade 1 appearing histologically benign but being liable to recurrence. (Stedman, 25th ed)

Also Known As: Carcinoma, Transitional Cell; Carcinomas, Transitional Cell; Cell Carcinoma, Transitional; Cell Carcinomas, Transitional; Transitional Cell Carcinomas

Networked: 3441 relevant articles (146 outcomes, 461 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Transitional Cell Carcinoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cisplatin (Platino) : 22 outcomes 62 studies in 254 results : FDA 6 Generic
  2. gemcitabine : 18 outcomes 39 studies in 109 results : FDA 7
  3. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin) : 11 outcomes 22 studies in 139 results : FDA 12 Generic
  4. Mitomycin (Mitomycin-C) : 7 outcomes 14 studies in 77 results : FDA 7 Generic
  5. Carboplatin (JM8) : 6 outcomes 18 studies in 40 results : FDA 29 Generic
  6. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 6 outcomes 15 studies in 110 results : FDA 8 Generic
  7. Vinblastine (Vinblastine Sulfate) : 5 outcomes 9 studies in 80 results : FDA 7
  8. Paclitaxel (Taxol) : 4 outcomes 28 studies in 52 results : FDA 13 Generic
  9. docetaxel (Taxotere) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 14 results : FDA 3
  10. Interferons : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 24 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Transitional Cell Carcinoma

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Urinary Bladder Neoplasms (Bladder Cancer)
  3. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
  4. Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Epidermoid Carcinoma)
  5. Carcinoma in Situ
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Key Therapies for Transitional Cell Carcinoma

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 29 outcomes 47 studies in 348 results
  2. Cystectomy : 11 outcomes 32 studies in 492 results
  3. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 50 results
  4. Radiotherapy : 5 outcomes 11 studies in 109 results
  5. Immunotherapy : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 64 results
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