David S. Morris, MD, FACS, presented “Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer: Challenges and Opportunities for Treating the Unmet Medical Need” for the Grand Rounds in Urology audience in December 2019.

How to cite: Morris, David S. “Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer: Challenges and Opportunities for Treating the Unmet Medical Need” December, 2019. Accessed Dec 2019. https://grandroundsinurology.com/upper-tract-urothelial-cancer-challenges-and-opportunities-for-treating-the-unmet-medical-need/

Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer: Challenges and Opportunities for Treating the Unmet Medical Need – Summary:

David S. Morris, MD, FACS, discusses current methods of diagnosing and risk-stratifying upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC), as well as the implications of disease risk on treatment decisions. He notes the unmet need for an effective kidney-sparing option for low-risk patients, and the potential for chemoablation with UGN-101 to address this need based on findings from the OLYMPUS trial