Two-dimensional agnor evaluation as a prognostic variable in urinary bladder carcinoma: A different approach via total agnor area/nucleus area per cell

Cucer N., Imamoglu N. N., Tozak H., Demirtaş H., Sarac F., Tatlisen A., ...More

MICRON, vol.38, no.6, pp.674-679, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.micron.2006.08.002
  • Journal Name: MICRON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.674-679
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Traditional criterions are not sufficient to predict accurately the recurrence of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate the AgNORs via total AgNOR area/nucleus area (TAA/NA) for each cell as a prognostic parameter, in TCC of urinary bladder.