On Cox multiple regression analysis, a higher risk of all-cause mortality was associated with positive surgical margins (HR 1.39, p = 0.001), older age, CCI equal to or greater than two (HR 2.384, p < 0.001), and tumor size greater than four cm. A lower risk of all-cause mortality was associated with chromophobe histology (HR 0.341, p < 0.001).
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Presented by: Cheuk Fan Shum
Authors: Cheuk Fan Shum, Clinton D. Bahler, and Chandru P. Sundaram – Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Written by: Michael Owyong (@ohyoungmike), LIFT Fellow, Department of Urology, UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA at the 35th World Congress of Endourology– September 12-16, 2017, Vancouver, Canada.