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ISRN Urology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 342796, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/342796
Clinical Study

Morbidity and Quality of Life in Bladder Cancer Patients following Cystectomy and Urinary Diversion: A Single-Institution Comparison of Ileal Conduit versus Orthotopic Neobladder

1Department of Urology, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, 10117 Berlin, Germany
2Department of Urology, University Hospital Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, 89075 Ulm, Germany
3Department of Urology, University Hospital Magdeburg, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany

Received 4 November 2011; Accepted 29 November 2011

Academic Editor: V. Serretta

Copyright © 2012 Barbara Erber et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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