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  1. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study is to investigate the prognostic relevance of the best objective response of metastatic target lesions during sunitinib treatment in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.

    Authors: Makito Miyake, Masaomi Kuwada, Shunta Hori, Yosuke Morizawa, Yoshihiro Tatsumi, Satoshi Anai, Yukinari Hosokawa, Yoshiki Hayashi, Atsushi Tomioka, Takeshi Otani, Kenji Otsuka, Yoshinori Nakagawa, Yasushi Nakai, Shoji Samma, Nobumichi Tanaka and Kiyohide Fujimoto

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:79

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  2. Content type: Case Report

    Intrauterine contraceptive device is the most common method of reversible contraception in women. The intrauterine contraceptive device can perforate the uterus and can also migrate into pelvic or abdominal or...

    Authors: Christian Kofi Gyasi-Sarpong, Patrick Opoku Manu Maison, Emmanuel Morhe, Ken Aboah, Kwaku Addai-Arhin Appiah, Roland Azorliade, Kofi Baah-Nyamekye, Kwaku Otu-Boateng, George Amoah, Isaac Antwi, Benjamin Frimpong-Twumasi and Douglas Arthur

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2016 9:4

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Although nocturia has been reported to increase mortality in elderly individuals, the particular risk factors that are associated with this event are unclear. Therefore, we evaluated risk factors for death in ...

    Authors: Hiromitsu Negoro, Yoshio Sugino, Koji Nishizawa, Takeshi Soda, Yosuke Shimizu, Kenichi Yoshimura, Osamu Ogawa and Koji Yoshimura

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2015 8:490

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  4. Content type: Case Report

    ‘Flare phenomenon’ after initial luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist administration is a widely approved concept in the treatment of prostate cancer. In most guidelines, concomitant therapy with anti...

    Authors: Sho Uehara, Takeshi Yuasa, Yasuhisa Fujii, Akihiro Yano, Shinya Yamamoto, Hitoshi Masuda, Iwao Fukui and Junji Yonese

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2015 8:335

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  5. Content type: Research article

    In 2006, Ethicon Inc. introduced a new minimally invasive single incision sling device for the surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence, the Gynecare TVT Secur®. For device licensing, no new evidence ...

    Authors: Sue Ross, Selphee Tang, Jane Schulz, Magnus Murphy, Jose Goncalves, Stephen Kaye, Lorel Dederer and Magali Robert

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:941

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  6. Content type: Case Report

    Human papillomavirus is associated with urogenital carcinogenesis such as penile and uterine cervix cancer. On the other hand, association between human papillomavirus infection and risk of bladder and prostat...

    Authors: Soichiro Ogawa, Takahiro Yasui, Kazumi Taguchi, Yukihiro Umemoto, Yoshiyuki Kojima and Kenjiro Kohri

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:909

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  7. Content type: Case Report

    Management of late relapse of a testicular germ cell tumor is difficult because few cases have been reported and the tumors are intractable to chemotherapy. Here we present a case with a single brain metastasi...

    Authors: Keitaro Iida, Taku Naiki, Noriyasu Kawai, Ryosuke Ando, Toshiki Etani, Keiichi Tozawa and Kenjiro Kohri

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:865

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  8. Content type: Case Report

    Adrenocortical carcinoma is a rare and aggressive malignancy. Patients usually present early with manifestation of abnormal hormone secretion. However, adrenocortical carcinoma can also be nonfunctioning, and ...

    Authors: Ahmad Almarzouq, Sami Asfar, Sundus Hussain, Adel Al-Hunayan and Saad Aldousari

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:769

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  9. Content type: Case Report

    To report the efficacy and safety of salvage brachytherapy for seminal vesicle recurrence after initial brachytherapy in a patient with prostate cancer. As far as we know, this is a first report of salvage bra...

    Authors: Shunta Hori, Nobumichi Tanaka, Isao Asakawa, Yosuke Morizawa, Akihide Hirayama, Masatoshi Hasegawa, Noboru Konishi and Kiyohide Fujimoto

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:760

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  10. Content type: Research article

    The concentration of urinary oxalate is more influential to the formation of calcium oxalate urolithiasis than is urinary calcium concentration. YvrK gene encodes a 43 KD-sized oxalate decarboxylase. We previousl...

    Authors: Eunhye Lee, Byong Chang Jeong, Yong Hyun Park and Hyeon Hoe Kim

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:598

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  11. Content type: Research article

    Bibliometric analysis is increasingly being used for research assessment. The main objective of this study was to assess research output in Urology and Nephrology subject from the Arab countries. Original scie...

    Authors: Waleed M Sweileh, Sa’ed H Zyoud, Samah W Al-Jabi and Ansam F Sawalha

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2014 7:258

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