Curr Opin Urol 2021 May 10. Epub 2021 May 10.
Department of Urology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria Department of Urology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Division of Urology, Department of Special Surgery, Jordan University Hospital, The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan Institute for Urology and Reproductive Health, Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas, USA Department of Urology, Second Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic Karl Landsteiner Institute of Urology and Andrology, Vienna, Austria European Association of Urology Research Foundation, Arnhem, The Netherlands.
Purpose Of Review: Conventional transurethral resection (TURBT) with tumor fragmentation is the primary step in the surgical treatment of nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer. Recently, new surgical techniques and training modalities have emerged with the aim to overcome short-comings of TURBT and improve oncologic outcomes. In this review, we provide a comprehensive update of recent techniques/techniques that aim to improve upon conventional TURBT and beyond. Read More