According to the EAU guidelines, when is palliative cystectomy indicated in the treatment of bladder cancer?

Updated: Feb 23, 2021
  • Author: Kara N Babaian, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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Palliative cystectomy:

  • Offer radical cystectomy as a palliative treatment to patients with unresectable locally advanced tumors (T4b).
  • Offer palliative cystectomy to patients with symptoms.

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