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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.micron.2006.08.002
  • Title of Journal : MICRON
  • Page Numbers: pp.674-679


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.