Neurovascular preservation in female orthotopic radical cystectomy significantly improves sexual function

Kalyana C. Nandipati, Amit Bhat, Craig D. Zippe

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Radical cystectomy has emerged as a standard treatment option for patients with muscle invasive bladder cancer. The impact of nerve-sparing cystectomy with urethra and vaginal sparing has not been quantified with validated questionnaires. We report our experience with nerve-sparing orthotopic radical cystectomy and the impact on postoperative sexual function.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-186
Number of pages2
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology

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