Publications

  1. Gershman B, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Larcher A, Capitanio U, Montorsi F, Carenzi C, Bertini R, Briganti A, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Radical Nephrectomy With or Without Lymph Node Dissection for High-Risk Non-Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Multi-Institutional Analysis. J Urol. 2017 Dec 7 Epub 2017 Dec 07
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  2. Bhindi B, Karnes RJ, Rangel LJ, Mason RJ, Gettman MT, Frank I, Tollefson MK, Lin DW, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA. Independent Validation of the American Joint Committee on Cancer 8th Edition Prostate Cancer Staging Classification. J Urol. 2017 Dec; 198 (6):1286-1294 Epub 2017 June 29
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  3. Merrill SB, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Psutka SP, Cheville JC, Thapa P, Tollefson MK, Frank I. Oncologic surveillance following radical cystectomy: an individualized risk-based approach. World J Urol. 2017 Dec; 35 (12):1863-1869 Epub 2017 July 06
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  4. Mason RJ, Frank I, Bhindi B, Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Karnes RJ, Tarrell R, Thapa P, Boorjian SA. Radical cystectomy for recurrent urothelial carcinoma after prior partial cystectomy: perioperative and oncologic outcomes. World J Urol. 2017 Dec; 35 (12):1879-1884 Epub 2017 Sept 14
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  5. Atwell TD, Kurup AN, Boorjian SA, Schmitz JJ, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Schmit GD. Percutaneous Cryoablation of Renal Cell Carcinoma with Sinus Vein Involvement Based on Preprocedural Imaging. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 Dec; 28 (12):1651-1657 Epub 2017 Oct 16
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  6. Bertolo RG, Zargar H, Autorino R, Fiori C, Kaouk JH, Russo P, Thompson RH, Porpiglia F. Estimated glomerular filtration rate, renal scan and volumetric assessment of the kidney before and after partial nephrectomy: a review of the current literature. Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2017 Dec; 69 (6):539-547 Epub 2017 June 23
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  7. Ho TH, Kapur P, Eckel-Passow JE, Christie A, Joseph RW, Serie DJ, Cheville JC, Thompson RH, Homayoun F, Panwar V, Brugarolas J, Parker AS. Multicenter Validation of Enhancer of Zeste Homolog 2 Expression as an Independent Prognostic Marker in Localized Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Nov 10; 35 (32):3706-3713 Epub 2017 Oct 04
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  8. Gershman B, Moreira DM, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Costello BA, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Perioperative Morbidity of Lymph Node Dissection for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Propensity Score-based Analysis. Eur Urol. 2017 Nov 10 [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Bhindi B, Lohse CM, Mason RJ, Westerman ME, Cheville JC, Tollefson MK, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC. Are We Using the Best Tumor Size Cut-points for Renal Cell Carcinoma Staging? Urology. 2017 Nov; 109:121-126 Epub 2017 Apr 12
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  10. Bhindi B, Frank I, Mason RJ, Tarrell RF, Thapa P, Cheville JC, Costello BA, Pagliaro LC, Karnes RJ, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK, Boorjian SA. Oncologic Outcomes for Patients with Residual Cancer at Cystectomy Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: A Pathologic Stage-matched Analysis. Eur Urol. 2017 Nov; 72 (5):660-664 Epub 2017 May 22
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  11. Bhindi B, Carlson RE, Mason RJ, Schulte PJ, Gettman MT, Frank I, Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Karnes RJ. Long-term Follow-up of a Matched Cohort Study Evaluating the Role of Adjuvant Radiotherapy for Organ-confined Prostate Cancer With a Positive Surgical Margin. Urology. 2017 Nov; 109:145-152 Epub 2017 Aug 18
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  12. Zabor EC, Furberg H, Lee B, Campbell S, Lane BR, Thompson RH, Antonio EC, Noyes SL, Zaid H, Jaimes EA, Russo P. Long-term renal functional recovery following radical nephrectomy for kidney cancer: Results from a multi-center confirmatory study. J Urol. 2017 Oct 21 [Epub ahead of print]
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  13. Yang DY, Thompson RH, Zaid HB, Lohse CM, Rule AD, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Tollefson MK. Severity of Preoperative Proteinuria is a Risk Factor for Overall Mortality in Patients Undergoing Nephrectomy. J Urol. 2017 Oct; 198 (4):795-802 Epub 2017 Apr 08
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  14. Mason RJ, Atwell TD, Lohse C, Bhindi B, Weisbrod A, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Schmit GD, Thompson RH. Renal functional outcomes in patients undergoing percutaneous cryoablation or partial nephrectomy for a solitary renal mass. BJU Int. 2017 Oct; 120 (4):544-549 Epub 2017 June 19
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  15. Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Husmann DA, Leibovich BC, Gettman MT. Predictors of a Successful Urology Resident Using Medical Student Application Materials. Urology. 2017 Oct; 108:22-28 Epub 2017 July 24
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  16. Bhindi B, Mason RJ, Haddad MM, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Atwell TD, Weisbrod AJ, Schmit GD, Thompson RH. Outcomes After Cryoablation Versus Partial Nephrectomy for Sporadic Renal Tumors in a Solitary Kidney: A Propensity Score Analysis. Eur Urol. 2017 Sep 26 Epub 2017 Sept 26
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  17. Gershman B, Moreira DM, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Costello BA, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Renal Cell Carcinoma with Isolated Lymph Node Involvement: Long-term Natural History and Predictors of Oncologic Outcomes Following Surgical Resection. Eur Urol. 2017 Aug; 72 (2):300-306 Epub 2017 Jan 13
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  18. Parker WP, Smelser W, Lee EK, Habermann EB, Thapa P, Zaid HB, Frank I, Griebling TL, Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Holzbeierlein JM, Karnes RJ, Boorjian SA. Utilization and Outcomes of Radical Cystectomy for High-grade Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer in Elderly Patients. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 Aug 01;
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  19. Parker WP, Habermann EB, Day CN, Zaid HB, Frank I, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK, Boorjian SA, Pagliaro LC, Karnes RJ. Adverse Pathology After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Radical Cystectomy: The Role of Adjuvant Chemotherapy. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 Jul 22;
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  20. Bhindi B, Rangel LJ, Mason RJ, Gettman MT, Frank I, Kwon ED, Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Karnes RJ. Impact of Radical Prostatectomy on Long-Term Oncologic Outcomes in a Matched Cohort of Men with Pathological Node Positive Prostate Cancer Managed by Castration. J Urol. 2017 Jul; 198: (1)86-91.
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  21. Gupta S, Johnson SH, Vasmatzis G, Porath B, Rustin JG, Rao P, Costello BA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH, Cheville JC, Sukov WR. TFEB-VEGFA (6p21.1) co-amplified renal cell carcinoma: a distinct entity with potential implications for clinical management. Mod Pathol. 2017 Jul; 30 (7):998-1012 Epub 2017 Mar 24
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  22. Casuscelli J, Weinhold N, Gundem G, Wang L, Zabor EC, Drill E, Wang PI, Nanjangud GJ, Redzematovic A, Nargund AM, Manley BJ, Arcila ME, Donin NM, Cheville JC, Thompson RH, Pantuck AJ, Russo P, Cheng EH, Lee W, Tickoo SK, Ostrovnaya I, Creighton CJ, Papaemmanuil E, Seshan VE, Hakimi AA, Hsieh JJ. Genomic landscape and evolution of metastatic chromophobe renal cell carcinoma. JCI Insight. 2017 Jun 15; 2: (12).
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  23. Serie DJ, Joseph RW, Cheville JC, Ho TH, Parasramka M, Hilton T, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Parker AS, Eckel-Passow JE. Clear Cell Type A and B Molecular Subtypes in Metastatic Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma: Tumor Heterogeneity and Aggressiveness. Eur Urol. 2017 Jun; 71 (6):979-985 Epub 2016 Nov 26
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  24. Bhindi B, Thompson RH, Mason RJ, Haddad MM, Geske JR, Kurup AN, Hannon JD, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Atwell TD, Schmit GD. Comprehensive assessment of renal tumour complexity in a large percutaneous cryoablation cohort. BJU Int. 2017 Jun; 119: (6)905-912.
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  25. Parker WP, Cheville JC, Frank I, Zaid HB, Lohse CM, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Application of the Stage, Size, Grade, and Necrosis (SSIGN) Score for Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma in Contemporary Patients. Eur Urol. 2017 Apr; 71: (4)665-673.
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  26. Gershman B, Thompson RH, Moreira DM, Boorjian SA, Tollefson MK, Lohse CM, Costello BA, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Radical Nephrectomy With or Without Lymph Node Dissection for Nonmetastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Propensity Score-based Analysis. Eur Urol. 2017 Apr; 71 (4):560-567 Epub 2016 Sept 24
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  27. Bailey GC, Boorjian SA, Ziegelmann MJ, Westerman ME, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Thompson RH. Urinary collecting system invasion is associated with poor survival in patients with clear-cell renal cell carcinoma. BJU Int. 2017 Apr; 119 (4):585-590 Epub 2016 Oct 20
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  28. Zaid HB, Parker WP, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Patient factors associated with 30-day complications after partial nephrectomy: A contemporary update. Urol Oncol. 2017 Apr; 35: (4)153.e1-153.e6.
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  29. Muppa P, Gupta S, Frank I, Boorjian SA, Karnes RJ, Thompson RH, Thapa P, Tarrell RF, Herrera Hernandez LP, Jimenez RE, Cheville JC. Prognostic significance of lymphatic, vascular and perineural invasion for bladder cancer patients treated by radical cystectomy. Pathology. 2017 Apr; 49: (3)259-266.
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  30. Huang J, Atwell TD, Kurup AN, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Schmit GD. Percutaneous Cryoablation of the Horseshoe Kidney: An Initial Experience. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 Apr; 28 (4):498-501
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  31. Eckel-Passow JE, Serie DJ, Cheville JC, Ho TH, Kapur P, Brugarolas J, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED, Joseph RW, Parker AS. BAP1 and PBRM1 in metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma: tumor heterogeneity and concordance with paired primary tumor. BMC Urol. 2017 Mar 21; 17 (1):19
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  32. Gershman B, Thompson RH, Moreira DM, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Costello BA, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Lymph Node Dissection is Not Associated with Improved Survival among Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Nephrectomy for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Propensity Score Based Analysis. J Urol. 2017 Mar; 197 (3 Pt 1):574-579 Epub 2016 Sept 20
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  33. Finelli A, Ismaila N, Bro B, Durack J, Eggener S, Evans A, Gill I, Graham D, Huang W, Jewett MA, Latcha S, Lowrance W, Rosner M, Shayegan B, Thompson RH, Uzzo R, Russo P. Management of Small Renal Masses: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Feb 20; 35: (6)668-680.
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  34. Zaid HB, Parker WP, Safdar NS, Gershman B, Erwin PJ, Murad MH, Boorjian SA, Costello BA, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC. Outcomes Following Complete Surgical Metastasectomy for Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Urol. 2017 Jan; 197 (1):44-49 Epub 2016 July 26
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  35. Psutka SP, Heidenreich M, Boorjian SA, Bailey GC, Cheville JC, Stewart-Merrill SB, Lohse CM, Atwell TD, Costello BA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Renal fossa recurrence after nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma: prognostic features and oncological outcomes. BJU Int. 2017 Jan; 119 (1):116-127 Epub 2016 Aug 31
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  36. Joyce DD, Psutka SP, Groeschl RT, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Cheville JC, Stewart-Merrill SB, Lohse CM, Costello BA, Que FG, Leibovich BC. Complications and Outcomes Associated With Surgical Management of Renal Cell Carcinoma Involving the Liver: A Matched Cohort Study. Urology. 2017 Jan; 99:155-161.
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  37. Parker WP, Lohse CM, Zaid HB, Cheville JC, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Evaluation of beta-blockers and survival among hypertensive patients with renal cell carcinoma. Urol Oncol. 2017 Jan; 35 (1):36.e1-36.e6 Epub 2016 Sept 27
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  38. Parker WP, Boorjian SA, Zaid HB, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Surgical Management and Oncologic Outcomes of Recurrent Venous Tumor Thrombus after Prior Nephrectomy for Renal Cell Carcinoma. Eur Urol Focus. 2016 Dec 15; 2: (6)625-630.
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  39. Viers BR, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Boorjian SA, Tollefson MK. Pre-treatment neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts tumor pathology in newly diagnosed renal tumors. World J Urol. 2016 Dec; 34 (12):1693-1699 Epub 2016 Apr 06
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  40. Parker WP, Tollefson MK, Heins CN, Hanson KT, Habermann EB, Zaid HB, Frank I, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA. Characterization of perioperative infection risk among patients undergoing radical cystectomy: Results from the national surgical quality improvement program. Urol Oncol. 2016 Dec; 34: (12)532.e13-532.e19.
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  41. Westerman ME, Parker WP, Viers BR, Rivera ME, Karnes RJ, Frank I, Tarrell R, Thapa P, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK, Boorjian SA. Malignant ureteroenteric anastomotic stricture following radical cystectomy with urinary diversion: Patterns, risk factors, and outcomes. Urol Oncol. 2016 Nov; 34 (11):485.e1-485.e6 Epub 2016 July 14
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  42. Kaushik D, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Eisenberg MS, Carlson RE, Bergstralh EJ, Frank I, Gettman MT, Tollefson MK, Karnes RJ. Oncological outcomes following radical prostatectomy for patients with pT4 prostate cancer. Int Braz J Urol. 2016 Nov-Dec; 42 (6):1091-1098
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  43. Psutka SP, Cheville JC, Costello BA, Stewart-Merrill SB, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH. Concordance of Pathologic Features Between Metastatic Sites and the Primary Tumor in Surgically Resected Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Urology. 2016 Oct; 96:106-113 Epub 2016 July 21
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  44. Moreira DM, Gershman B, Rangel LJ, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Frank I, Tollefson MK, Gettman MT, Karnes RJ. Evaluation of pT0 prostate cancer in patients undergoing radical prostatectomy. BJU Int. 2016 Sep; 118: (3)379-83.
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  45. Westerman ME, Gershman B, Karnes RJ, Thompson RH, Rangel L, Boorjian SA. Impact of a family history of prostate cancer on clinicopathologic outcomes and survival following radical prostatectomy. World J Urol. 2016 Aug; 34 (8):1115-22 Epub 2015 Dec 09
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  46. Parker WP, Toussi A, Tollefson MK, Frank I, Thompson RH, Zaid HB, Thapa P, Boorjian SA. Risk Factors and Microbial Distribution of Urinary Tract Infections Following Radical Cystectomy. Urology. 2016 Aug; 94:96-101 Epub 2016 Apr 25
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  47. Russell CM, Lue K, Fisher J, Kassouf W, Schwaab T, Sexton WJ, Tanguay S, Psutka SP, Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Hanzly MI, Spiess PE, Boorjian SA. Oncological control associated with surgical resection of isolated retroperitoneal lymph node recurrence of renal cell carcinoma. BJU Int. 2016 Jun; 117: (6B)E60-6.
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  48. Toussi A, Stewart-Merrill SB, Boorjian SA, Psutka SP, Thompson RH, Frank I, Tollefson MK, Gettman MT, Carlson RE, Rangel LJ, Karnes RJ. Standardizing the Definition of Biochemical Recurrence after Radical Prostatectomy-What Prostate Specific Antigen Cut Point Best Predicts a Durable Increase and Subsequent Systemic Progression? J Urol. 2016 Jun; 195: (6)1754-9.
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  49. Moschini M, Sharma V, Zattoni F, Boorjian SA, Frank I, Gettman MT, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK, Kwon ED, Karnes RJ. Risk Stratification of pN+ Prostate Cancer after Radical Prostatectomy from a Large Single Institutional Series with Long-Term Followup. J Urol. 2016 Jun; 195: (6)1773-8.
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  50. Zaid HB, Yang DY, Tollefson MK, Frank I, Winters JL, Thapa P, Parker WP, Thompson RH, Karnes RJ, Boorjian SA. Efficacy and Safety of Intraoperative Tranexamic Acid Infusion for Reducing Blood Transfusion During Open Radical Cystectomy. Urology. 2016 Jun; 92:57-62 Epub 2016 Mar 08
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  51. Schmit GD, Thompson RH, Buttar NS. Colorenal Fistula Repair Using a Combined Percutaneous CT-Guided and Endoscopic Approach. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Jun; 27: (6)896-7.
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  52. Karam JA, Devine CE, Fellman BM, Urbauer DL, Abel EJ, Allaf ME, Bex A, Lane BR, Thompson RH, Wood CG. Variability of inter-observer agreement on feasibility of partial nephrectomy before and after neoadjuvant axitinib for locally advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC): independent analysis from a phase II trial. BJU Int. 2016 Apr; 117: (4)629-35.
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  53. Psutka SP, Boorjian SA, Moynagh MR, Schmit GD, Costello BA, Thompson RH, Stewart-Merrill SB, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Tollefson MK. Decreased Skeletal Muscle Mass is Associated with an Increased Risk of Mortality after Radical Nephrectomy for Localized Renal Cell Cancer. J Urol. 2016 Feb; 195 (2):270-6 Epub 2015 Aug 18
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  54. Weight CJ, Mulders PF, Pantuck AJ, Thompson RH. The Role of Adrenalectomy in Renal Cancer. Eur Urol Focus. 2016 Feb; 1: (3)251-257.
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  55. Zargar H, Atwell TD, Cadeddu JA, de la Rosette JJ, Janetschek G, Kaouk JH, Matin SF, Polascik TJ, Zargar-Shoshtari K, Thompson RH. Cryoablation for Small Renal Masses: Selection Criteria, Complications, and Functional and Oncologic Results. Eur Urol. 2016 Jan; 69 (1):116-28 Epub 2015 Mar 26
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  56. Gershman B, Moreira DM, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Costello BA, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Comprehensive Characterization of the Perioperative Morbidity of Cytoreductive Nephrectomy. Eur Urol. 2016 Jan; 69 (1):84-91 Epub 2015 June 01
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  57. Stewart-Merrill SB, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Psutka SP, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Frank I. Oncologic Surveillance After Surgical Resection for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Novel Risk-Based Approach. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Dec 10; 33: (35)4151-7.
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  58. Klatte T, Ficarra V, Gratzke C, Kaouk J, Kutikov A, Macchi V, Mottrie A, Porpiglia F, Porter J, Rogers CG, Russo P, Thompson RH, Uzzo RG, Wood CG, Gill IS. A Literature Review of Renal Surgical Anatomy and Surgical Strategies for Partial Nephrectomy. Eur Urol. 2015 Dec; 68 (6):980-92 Epub 2015 Apr 22
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  59. Tabayoyong W, Abouassaly R, Kiechle JE, Cherullo EE, Meropol NJ, Shah ND, Dong S, Thompson RH, Smaldone MC, Zhu H, Ialacci S, Kim SP. Variation in Surgical Margin Status by Surgical Approach among Patients Undergoing Partial Nephrectomy for Small Renal Masses. J Urol. 2015 Dec; 194: (6)1548-53.
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  60. Viers BR, Lightner DJ, Rivera ME, Tollefson MK, Boorjian SA, Karnes RJ, Thompson RH, O'Neil DA, Hamilton RL, Gardner MR, Bundrick M, Jenkins SM, Pruthi S, Frank I, Gettman MT. Efficiency, satisfaction, and costs for remote video visits following radical prostatectomy: a randomized controlled trial. Eur Urol. 2015 Oct; 68: (4)729-35.
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  61. Gupta S, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Thapa P, Hernandez LP, Jimenez RE, Costello BA, Frank I, Cheville JC. High grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the urinary bladder treated by radical cystectomy: a series of small cell, mixed neuroendocrine and large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma. Pathology. 2015 Oct; 47 (6):533-42
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  62. Haddad AQ, Leibovich BC, Abel EJ, Luo JH, Krabbe LM, Thompson RH, Heckman JE, Merrill MM, Gayed BA, Sagalowsky AI, Boorjian SA, Wood CG, Margulis V. Preoperative multivariable prognostic models for prediction of survival and major complications following surgical resection of renal cell carcinoma with suprahepatic caval tumor thrombus. Urol Oncol. 2015 Sep; 33: (9)388.e1-9.
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  63. Psutka SP, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Schmit GD, Schmitz JJ, Bower TC, Stewart SB, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC. Clinical and radiographic predictors of the need for inferior vena cava resection during nephrectomy for patients with renal cell carcinoma and caval tumour thrombus. BJU Int. 2015 Sep; 116: (3)388-96.
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  64. Stewart-Merrill SB, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Psutka SP, Cheville JC, Thapa P, Bergstrahl EJ, Tollefson MK, Frank I. Evaluation of current surveillance guidelines following radical cystectomy and proposal of a novel risk-based approach. Urol Oncol. 2015 Aug; 33: (8)339.e1-8.
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  65. Zhang BY, Cheville JC, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Costello BA. Impact of Rhabdoid Differentiation on Prognosis for Patients with Grade 4 Renal Cell Carcinoma. Eur Urol. 2015 Jul; 68 (1):5-7 Epub 2015 Jan 28
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  66. Volpe A, Blute ML, Ficarra V, Gill IS, Kutikov A, Porpiglia F, Rogers C, Touijer KA, Van Poppel H, Thompson RH. Renal Ischemia and Function After Partial Nephrectomy: A Collaborative Review of the Literature. Eur Urol. 2015 Jul; 68: (1)61-74.
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  67. Gershman B, Eisenberg MS, Thompson RH, Frank I, Kaushik D, Tarrell R, Thapa P, Boorjian SA. Comparative impact of continent and incontinent urinary diversion on long-term renal function after radical cystectomy in patients with preoperative chronic kidney disease 2 and chronic kidney disease 3a. Int J Urol. 2015 Jul; 22: (7)651-6.
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  68. Miller AJ, Kurup AN, Schmit GD, Weisbrod AJ, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Kor DJ, Callstrom MR, Atwell TD. Percutaneous Clinical T1a Renal Mass Ablation in the Octogenarian and Nonagenarian: Oncologic Outcomes and Morbidity. J Endourol. 2015 Jun; 29: (6)671-6.
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  69. Sobol I, Thompson RH, Dong H, Krco C, Kwon ED. Immunotherapy in prostate cancer. Curr Urol Rep. 2015 Jun; 16 (6):34
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  70. Kaushik D, Frank I, Boorjian SA, Cheville JC, Eisenberg MS, Thapa P, Tarrell RF, Thompson RH. Long-term results of radical cystectomy and role of adjuvant chemotherapy for small cell carcinoma of the bladder. Int J Urol. 2015 Jun; 22: (6)549-54.
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  71. Smaldone MC, Handorf E, Kim SP, Thompson RH, Costello BA, Corcoran AT, Wong YN, Uzzo RG, Leibovich BC, Kutikov A, Boorjian SA. Temporal trends and factors associated with systemic therapy after cytoreductive nephrectomy: an analysis of the National Cancer Database. J Urol. 2015 Apr; 193 (4):1108-13 Epub 2014 Oct 23
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  72. Zhang BY, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Boorjian SA, Cheville JC, Costello BA. A novel prognostic model for patients with sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma. BJU Int. 2015 Mar; 115 (3):405-11 Epub 2014 Oct 19
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  73. Clifton MM, Psutka SP, Boorjian SA, Cheville JC, Thapa P, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK, Karnes RJ, Frank I. Cancer-specific mortality following radical cystectomy for bladder cancer with lymph node involvement: impact of pathologic disease features and adjuvant chemotherapy. World J Urol. 2015 Mar; 33 (3):373-9 Epub 2014 May 15
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  74. Kim SP, Gross CP, Smaldone MC, Han LC, Van Houten H, Lotan Y, Svatek RS, Thompson RH, Karnes RJ, Trinh QD, Kutikov A, Shah ND. Perioperative outcomes and hospital reimbursement by type of radical prostatectomy: results from a privately insured patient population. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2015 Mar; 18: (1)13-7.
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  75. Thompson RH, Atwell T, Schmit G, Lohse CM, Kurup AN, Weisbrod A, Psutka SP, Stewart SB, Callstrom MR, Cheville JC, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC. Comparison of partial nephrectomy and percutaneous ablation for cT1 renal masses. Eur Urol. 2015 Feb; 67: (2)252-9.
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  76. Psutka SP, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Stewart SB, Tollefson MK, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. The association between metformin use and oncologic outcomes among surgically treated diabetic patients with localized renal cell carcinoma. Urol Oncol. 2015 Feb; 33: (2)67.e15-23.
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  77. Psutka SP, Kim SP, Gross CP, Van Houten H, Thompson RH, Abouassaly R, Weight C, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC, Shah ND. The impact of targeted therapy on management of metastatic renal cell carcinoma: trends in systemic therapy and cytoreductive nephrectomy utilization. Urology. 2015 Feb; 85(2):442-50.
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  78. Stewart SB, Thompson RH, Psutka SP, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Boorjian SA, Leibovich BC. Evaluation of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and American Urological Association renal cell carcinoma surveillance guidelines. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Dec 20; 32: (36)4059-65.
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  79. Kaushik D, Frank I, Eisenberg MS, Cheville JC, Tarrell R, Thapa P, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA. Gender-specific survival following radical cystectomy for pT4 bladder cancer. World J Urol. 2014 Dec; 32 (6):1433-9 Epub 2013 Dec 21
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  80. Viers BR, Boorjian SA, Frank I, Tarrell RF, Thapa P, Karnes RJ, Thompson RH, Tollefson MK. Pretreatment neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio is associated with advanced pathologic tumor stage and increased cancer-specific mortality among patients with urothelial carcinoma of the bladder undergoing radical cystectomy. Eur Urol. 2014 Dec; 66: (6)1157-64.
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  81. Psutka SP, Stewart SB, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Tollefson MK, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH. Diabetes mellitus is independently associated with an increased risk of mortality in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. J Urol. 2014 Dec; 192(6):1620-7. Epub 2014 Jun 12.
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  82. Viers BR, Sukov WR, Gettman MT, Rangel LJ, Bergstralh EJ, Frank I, Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Karnes RJ. Primary Gleason grade 4 at the positive margin is associated with metastasis and death among patients with Gleason 7 prostate cancer undergoing radical prostatectomy. Eur Urol. 2014 Dec; 66: (6)1116-24.
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  83. Stewart SB, Cheville JC, Sebo TJ, Frank I, Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Gettman MT, Tollefson MK, Umbriet EC, Psutka SP, Bergstralh EJ, Rangel L, Karnes RJ. Gleason grading after neoadjuvant hormonal therapy retains prognostic value for systemic progression following radical prostatectomy. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2014 Dec; 17(4):332-7. Epub 2014 Aug 26.
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  84. Abel EJ, Linder BJ, Bauman TM, Bauer RM, Thompson RH, Thapa P, Devon ON, Tarrell RF, Frank I, Jarrard DF, Downs TM, Boorjian SA. Perioperative blood transfusion and radical cystectomy: does timing of transfusion affect bladder cancer mortality? Eur Urol. 2014 Dec; 66: (6)1139-47.
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  85. Kaag M, Trost L, Thompson RH, Favaretto R, Elliott V, Shariat SF, Maschino A, Vertosick E, Raman JD, Dalbagni G. Preoperative predictors of renal function decline after radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma. BJU Int. 2014 Nov; 114(5):674-9.
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  180. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Karnes RJ, Bergstralh EJ, Blute ML. Radical retropubic prostatectomy in immunosuppressed transplant recipients. J Urol. 2008 Apr; 179(4):1349-52; discussion 1352-3. Epub 2008 Mar 04.
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  181. Thompson RH, Krambeck AE, Lohse CM, Elliott DS, Patterson DE, Blute ML. Endoscopic management of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma in patients with normal contralateral kidneys. Urology. 2008 Apr; 71(4):713-7. Epub 2008 Feb 11.
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  182. Thompson RH, Boorjian SA, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED, Cheville JC, Blute ML. Radical nephrectomy for pT1a renal masses may be associated with decreased overall survival compared with partial nephrectomy. J Urol. 2008 Feb; 179(2):468-71; discussion 472-3.
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  183. Zang X, Thompson RH, Al-Ahmadie HA, Serio AM, Reuter VE, Eastham JA, Scardino PT, Sharma P, Allison JP. B7-H3 and B7x are highly expressed in human prostate cancer and associated with disease spread and poor outcome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Dec 4; 104(49):19458-63. Epub 2007 Nov 27.
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  184. Webster WS, Thompson RH, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Blute ML, Leibovich BC. Surgical resection provides excellent outcomes for patients with cystic clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Urology. 2007 Nov; 70(5):900-4; discussion 904.
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  185. Leibovich BC, Sheinin Y, Lohse CM, Thompson RH, Cheville JC, Zavada J, Kwon ED. Carbonic anhydrase IX is not an independent predictor of outcome for patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Oct 20; 25: (30)4757-64.
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  186. Krambeck AE, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Patterson DE, Elliott DS, Blute ML. Imperative indications for conservative management of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma. J Urol. 2007 Sep; 178(3 Pt 1):792-6; discussion 796-7 Epub 2007 Jul 16.
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  187. Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Siddiqui S, Bagniewski S, Bergstralh EJ, Karnes RJ, Frank I, Blute ML. Long-term outcome after radical prostatectomy for patients with lymph node positive prostate cancer in the prostate specific antigen era. J Urol. 2007 Sep; 178(3 Pt 1):864-70; discussion 870-1. Epub 2007 Jul 16.
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  188. Webster WS, Thompson RH, Harris KJ, Frigola X, Kuntz S, Inman BA, Dong H. Targeting molecular and cellular inhibitory mechanisms for improvement of antitumor memory responses reactivated by tumor cell vaccine. J Immunol. 2007 Sep 1; 179 (5):2860-9
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  189. Tollefson MK, Thompson RH, Sheinin Y, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED. Ki-67 and coagulative tumor necrosis are independent predictors of poor outcome for patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma and not surrogates for each other. Cancer. 2007 Aug 15; 110(4):783-90.
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  190. Thompson RH, Blute ML, Slezak JM, Bergstralh EJ, Leibovich BC. Is the GPSM scoring algorithm for patients with prostate cancer valid in the contemporary era? J Urol. 2007 Aug; 178(2):459-63; discussion 463. Epub 2007 Jun 11.
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  191. Thompson RH, Blute ML, Krambeck AE, Lohse CM, Magera JS, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED, Frank I, Cheville JC. Patients with pT1 renal cell carcinoma who die from disease after nephrectomy may have unrecognized renal sinus fat invasion. Am J Surg Pathol. 2007 Jul; 31: (7)1089-93.
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  192. Krambeck AE, Thompson RH, Lohse CM, Patterson DE, Segura JW, Zincke H, Elliott DS, Blute ML. Endoscopic management of upper tract urothelial carcinoma in patients with a history of bladder urothelial carcinoma. J Urol. 2007 May; 177(5):1721-6.
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  193. Krambeck AE, Dong H, Thompson RH, Kuntz SM, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Blute ML, Sebo TJ, Cheville JC, Parker AS, Kwon ED. Survivin and b7-h1 are collaborative predictors of survival and represent potential therapeutic targets for patients with renal cell carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Mar 15; 13 (6):1749-56
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  194. Thompson RH, Dong H, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Blute ML, Cheville JC, Kwon ED. PD-1 is expressed by tumor-infiltrating immune cells and is associated with poor outcome for patients with renal cell carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Mar 15; 13(6):1757-61.
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  195. Thompson RH, Frank I, Lohse CM, Saad IR, Fergany A, Zincke H, Leibovich BC, Blute ML, Novick AC. The impact of ischemia time during open nephron sparing surgery on solitary kidneys: a multi-institutional study. J Urol. 2007 Feb; 177(2):471-6.
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  196. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Zincke H, Blute ML, Frank I. Dynamic outcome prediction in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma treated with radical nephrectomy: The D-SSIGN score. J Urol. 2007 Feb; 177(2):477-80.
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  197. Thompson RH, Dong H, Kwon ED. Implications of B7-H1 expression in clear cell carcinoma of the kidney for prognostication and therapy. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Jan 15; 13 (2 Pt 2):709s-715s
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  198. Thompson RH, Kwon ED. Significance of B7-H1 overexpression in kidney cancer. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2006 Dec; 5 (3):206-11
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  199. Thompson RH, Slezak JM, Webster WS, Lieber MM. Radical prostatectomy for octogenarians: how old is too old? Urology. 2006 Nov; 68(5):1042-5. Epub 2006 Nov 07.
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  200. Thompson RH. Radical nephrectomy: too radical for small renal masses? Lancet. 2006 Sep 2; 368(9538):823-4.
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  201. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Webster WS, Lohse CM, Kwon ED, Zincke H, Blute ML. Second primary malignancies associated with renal cell carcinoma histological subtypes. J Urol. 2006 Sep; 176(3):900-3; discussion 903-4.
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  202. Thompson RH, Allison JP, Kwon ED. Anti-cytotoxic T lymphocyte antigen-4 (CTLA-4) immunotherapy for the treatment of prostate cancer. Urol Oncol. 2006 Sep-Oct; 24: (5)442-7.
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  203. Krambeck AE, Thompson RH, Dong H, Lohse CM, Park ES, Kuntz SM, Leibovich BC, Blute ML, Cheville JC, Kwon ED. B7-H4 expression in renal cell carcinoma and tumor vasculature: associations with cancer progression and survival. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Jul 5; 103 (27):10391-6 Epub 2006 June 23
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  204. Webster WS, Lohse CM, Thompson RH, Dong H, Frigola X, Dicks DL, Sengupta S, Frank I, Leibovich BC, Blute ML, Cheville JC, Kwon ED. Mononuclear cell infiltration in clear-cell renal cell carcinoma independently predicts patient survival. Cancer. 2006 Jul 1; 107(1):46-53.
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  205. Thompson RH, Kuntz SM, Leibovich BC, Dong H, Lohse CM, Webster WS, Sengupta S, Frank I, Parker AS, Zincke H, Blute ML, Sebo TJ, Cheville JC, Kwon ED. Tumor B7-H1 is associated with poor prognosis in renal cell carcinoma patients with long-term follow-up. Cancer Res. 2006 Apr 1; 66 (7):3381-5
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  206. Sengupta S, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Leibovich BC, Thompson RH, Webster WS, Frank I, Zincke H, Blute ML, Kwon ED. The preoperative erythrocyte sedimentation rate is an independent prognostic factor in renal cell carcinoma. Cancer. 2006 Jan 15; 106(2):304-12.
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  207. Thompson RH, Dicks D, Kramer SA. Clinical manifestations and functional outcomes in children with eosinophilic cystitis. J Urol. 2005 Dec; 174(6):2347-9.
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  208. Thompson RH, Gillett MD, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Dong H, Webster WS, Chen L, Zincke H, Blute ML, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED. Costimulatory molecule B7-H1 in primary and metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Cancer. 2005 Nov 15; 104 (10):2084-91
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  209. Thompson RH, Webster WS, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Dong H, Leibovich BC, Kuntz SM, Sengupta S, Kwon ED, Blute ML. B7-H1 glycoprotein blockade: a novel strategy to enhance immunotherapy in patients with renal cell carcinoma. Urology. 2005 Nov; 66 (5 Suppl):10-4
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  210. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Webster WS, Lohse CM, Kwon ED, Frank I, Zincke H, Blute ML. Is renal sinus fat invasion the same as perinephric fat invasion for pT3a renal cell carcinoma? J Urol. 2005 Oct; 174: (4 Pt 1)1218-21.
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  211. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Lohse CM, Zincke H, Blute ML. Complications of contemporary open nephron sparing surgery: a single institution experience. J Urol. 2005 Sep; 174(3):855-8.
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  212. Sengupta S, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Frank I, Thompson RH, Webster WS, Zincke H, Blute ML, Cheville JC, Kwon ED. Histologic coagulative tumor necrosis as a prognostic indicator of renal cell carcinoma aggressiveness. Cancer. 2005 Aug 1; 104(3):511-20.
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  213. Thompson RH, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Webster WS, Zincke H, Kwon ED, Frank I, Blute ML, Leibovich BC. Reclassification of patients with pT3 and pT4 renal cell carcinoma improves prognostic accuracy. Cancer. 2005 Jul 1; 104(1):53-60.
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  214. Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Zincke H, Kwon ED, Frank I, Thompson RH, Blute ML. Cancer specific survival for patients with pT3 renal cell carcinoma - Can the 2002 primary tumor classification be improved? J Urol. 2005 Mar; 173(3):716-9.
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  215. Thompson RH, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Frank I, Kwon ED, Zincke H, Blute ML. Should direct ipsilateral adrenal invasion from renal cell carcinoma be classified as pT3a? J Urol. 2005 Mar; 173(3):918-21.
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  216. Thompson RH, Gillett MD, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Dong H, Webster WS, Krejci KG, Lobo JR, Sengupta S, Chen L, Zincke H, Blute ML, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED. Aberrant expression of costimulatory B7-H1 in clear cell renal cell carcinoma. The American Journal of Urology Review. 2005; 3(5):244-9.
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  217. Thompson RH, Gillett MD, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Dong H, Webster WS, Krejci KG, Lobo JR, Sengupta S, Chen L, Zincke H, Blute ML, Strome SE, Leibovich BC, Kwon ED. Costimulatory B7-H1 in renal cell carcinoma patients: Indicator of tumor aggressiveness and potential therapeutic target. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Dec 7; 101 (49):17174-9 Epub 2004 Nov 29
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  218. Kwon E, Thompson RH, Gillett M, Cheville J, Lohse C, Dong H, Webster WS, Krejci K, Lobo J, Sengupta S, Leiping C, Zincke H, Blute ML, Strome S, Leibovich BC. Immune cell marker expressed in kidney cancer and predicts aggressiveness. Cancer Biology and Therapy. 2004 Dec; 3(12):1199.
  219. Thompson RH, Hartman RP, Lowe VJ, Kawashima A, Leibovich BC. Applications of positron emission tomography imaging, intraoperative ultrasonography, magnetic resonance imaging, and angiography in the evaluation of renal masses. Curr Urol Rep. 2004 Feb; 5 (1):30-4
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  220. Thompson RH, Chen JJ, Pugach J, Naseer S, Steinhardt GF. Cessation of prophylactic antibiotics for managing persistent vesicoureteral reflux. J Urol. 2001 Oct; 166(4):1465-9.
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