References noted with a yellow highlight refer to human patients.
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Baumert H, Simon P, Hekmati M “Development of a seeded scaffold in the great omentum: Feasibility of an in vivo bioreactor for bladder tissue engineering.” European Urology 2007;52:884-892.
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Leungwattanakij S, Pummangura N, Ratana-Olarn K. “Penile enhancement using a porcine small intestinal submucosa graft in a rat model.” International Journal of Impotence Research 2006;18:39-43.
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Krambeck AE, Dora CD, Sebo TJ “Time-dependent variations in inflammation and scar formation of six different pubovaginal sling materials in the rabbit model.” Urology 2006;67:1105-1110.
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Alpert SA, Cheng EY, Kaplan WE “Bladder neck fistula after the complete primary repair of exstrophy: a multi-institutional experience.” Journal of Urology 2005;174:1687-1690.
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Zhang Y, Lin HK, Frimberger D “Growth of bone marrow stromal cells on small intestinal submucosa: an alternative cell source for tissue engineered bladder.” BJU International 2005;96:1120-1125.
Jones JS, Rackley RR, Berglund R “Porcine small intestinal submucosa as a percutaneous mid-urethral sling: 2-year results.” BJU International 2005;96:103-106.
Thiel M, Rodrigues Palma PC, Riccetto CL “A stereological analysis of fibrosis and inflammatory reaction induced by four different synthetic slings.” BJU International 2005;95:833-837.
Rahman NU, Minor TX, Deng D “Combined external urethral bulking and artificial urinary sphincter for urethral atrophy and stress urinary incontinence.” BJU International 2005;95:824-826.
Frimberger D, Morales N, Shamblott M “Human embryoid body-derived stem cells in bladder regeneration using rodent model.” Urology 2005;65:827-832.
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Dora CD, Dimarco DS, Zobitz ME “Time dependent variations in biomechanical properties of cadaveric fascia, porcine dermis, porcine small intestine submucosa, polypropylene mesh and autologous fascia in the rabbit model: Implications for sling surgery.” Journal of Urology 2004;171:1970-1973.
El-Assmy A, Hafez AT, El-Sherbiny MT “Use of single layer small intestinal submucosa for long segment ureteral replacement: A pilot study.” Journal of Urology 2004;171:1939-1942.
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Zhang Y, Kropp BP, Lin HK “Bladder regeneration with cell-seeded small intestinal submucosa.” Tissue Engineering 2004;10:181-188.
Kropp BP, Cheng EY, Lin HK “Reliable and reproducible bladder regeneration using unseeded distal small intestinal submucosa.” Journal of Urology 2004;172:1710-1713.
Wiedemann A, Otto M. “Small intestinal submucosa for pubourethral sling suspension for the treatment of stress incontinence first histopathological results in humans.” Journal of Urology 2004;172:215-218.
Faramarzi-Roques R, Malgat M, Desgrandchamps F “Mitochondrial metabolism in the rat during bladder regeneration induced by small intestinal submucosa.” BJU International 2004;94:419-423.
El-Assmy A, El-Hamid MA, Hafez AT. “Urethral replacement: a comparison between small intestinal submucosa grafts and spontaneous regeneration.” BJU International 2004;94:1132-1135.
El-Assmy A, El-Hamid MA, Abo-Elghar ME “Single-layer small intestinal submucosa or tunica vaginalis flap for correcting penile chordee.” BJU International 2004;94:1097-1101.
Campodonico F, Benelli R, Michelazzi A “Bladder cell culture on small intestinal submucosa as bioscaffold: experimental study on engineered urothelial grafts.” European Urology 2004;46:531-537.
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Duchene DA, Jacomides L, Ogan K “Ureteral replacement using small-intestinal submucosa and a collagen inhibitor in a porcine model.” Journal of Endourology 2004;18:507-511.
Mulcahy JJ. “Use of penile implants in the constructed neophallus.” International Journal of Impotence Research 2003;15:S129-S131.
Wilson TS, Lemack GE, Zimmern PE. “Management of intrinsic sphincteric deficiency in women.” Journal of Urology 2003;169:1662-1669.
Ritchey ML, Ribbeck M. “Successful use of tunica vaginalis grafts for treatment of severe penile chordee in children.” Journal of Urology 2003;170:1574-1576.
Soergel TM, Cain MP, Kaefer M “Complications of small intestinal submucosa for corporal body grafting for proximal hypospadias.” Journal of Urology 2003;170:1577-1579.
Weiser AC, Franco I, Herz DB “Single layered small intestinal submucosa in the repair of severe chordee and complicated hypospadias.” Journal of Urology 2003;170:1593-1595.
Gabouev AI, Schultheiss D, Mertsching H “In vitro construction of urinary bladder wall using porcine primary cells reseeded on acellularized bladder matrix and small intestinal submucosa.” International Journal of Artificial Organs 2003;26:935-942.
Metwalli AR, Colvert JR, Kropp BP. “Tissue Engineering in urology: Where are we going?” Current Urology Reports 2003;4:156-163.
Nuininga JE, van Moerkerk H, Hanssen A “Rabbit urethra replacement with a defined biomatrix or small intestinal submucosa.” European Urology 2003;44:266-274.
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Rutner AB, Levine SR, Schmaelzle JF. “Processed porcine small intestine submucosa as a graft material for pubovaginal slings: durability and results.” Urology 2003;62:805-809.
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Colvert JR, Kropp BP, Cheng EY “The use of small intestinal submucosa as an off-the-shelf urethral sling material for pediatric urinary incontinence.” Journal of Urology 2002;168:1872-1876.
Kropp BP, Cheng EY, Pope JC “Use of small intestinal submucosa for corporal body grafting in cases of severe penile curvature.” Journal of Urology 2002;168:1742-1745.
Monga M, Cosgrove D, Zupkas P “Small intestinal submucosa as a tunica albuginea graft material.” Journal of Urology 2002;168:1215-1221.
Rotariu P, Yohannes P, Alexianu M “Reconstruction of rabbit urethra with Surgisis® small intestinal submucosa.” Journal of Endourology 2002;16:617-620.
Yohannes P, Rotariu P, Liatsikos E “Role of acellular collagen matrix (Surgisis® ) in the endoscopic management of ureteropelvic junction obstruction.” Journal of Endourology 2002;16:549-556.
Sofer M, Rowe E, Forder DM “Ureteral segmental replacement using multilayer porcine small-intestinal submucosa.” Journal of Endourology 2002;16:27-31.
Paterson RF, Lifshitz DA, Beck SD “Multilayered small intestinal submucosa is inferior to autologous bowel for laparoscopic bladder augmentation.” Journal of Urology 2002;168:2253-2257.
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Knoll LD. “Use of porcine small intestinal submucosal graft in the surgical management of tunical deficiencies with penile prosthetic surgery.” Urology 2002;59:758-761.
Rabah DM, Spiess PE, Begin LR “Tissue reaction of the rabbit urinary bladder to tension-free vaginal tape and porcine small intestinal submucosa.” BJU International 2002;90:601-606.
Shokeir AA. “Bladder regeneration: between the idea and reality.” BJU International 2002;89:186-193.
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O'Connor RC, Holloweel CM, Steinberg GD. “Distal ureteral replacement with tubularized porcine small intestine submucosa.” Urology 2002;60:697x-697xii.
Jaffe JS, Ginsberg PC, Yanoshak SJ “Ureteral segment replacement using a circumferential small-intestinal submucosa xenogenic graft.” Journal of Investigative Surgery 2001;14:259-265.
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Liatsikos EN, Dinlenc CZ, Kapoor R “Ureteral reconstruction: Small intestinal submucosa for the management of strictures and defects of the upper third of the ureter.” Journal of Urology 2001;165:1719-1723.
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Kubricht WS 3rd, Williams BJ, Eastham JA “Tensile strength of cadaveric fascia lata compared to small intestinal submucosa using suture pull through analysis.” Journal of Urology 2001;165:486-490.
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Portis AJ, Elbahnasy AM, Shalhav AL “Laparoscopic midsagittal hemicystectomy and replacement of bladder wall with small intestinal submucosa and reimplantation of ureter into graft.” Journal of Endourology 2000;14:203-211.
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Kropp BP. “Developmental aspects of the contractile smooth muscle component in small intestinal submucosa regenerated urinary bladder.” Advances in Bladder Research 1999;462:129-135.
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Kropp BP. “Small-intestinal submucosa for bladder augmentation: a review of preclinical studies.” World Journal of Urology 1998;16:262-267.
Badylak SF, Kropp B, McPherson T “Small intestinal submucosa: A rapidly resorbed bioscaffold for augmentation cystoplasty in a dog model.” Tissue Engineering 1998;4:379-387.
Kropp BP, Ludlow JK, Spicer D “Rabbit urethral regeneration using small intestinal submucosa onlay grafts.” Urology 1998;52:138-142.
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Kropp BP, Rippy MK, Badylak SF “Regenerative urinary bladder augmentation using small intestinal submucosa: urodynamic and histopathologic assessment in long-term canine bladder augmentations.” Journal of Urology 1996;155:2098-2104.
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Kropp BP, Sawyer BD, Shannon HE “Characterization of small intestinal submucosa regenerated canine detrusor: Assessment of reinnervation, in vitro compliance and contractility.” Journal of Urology 1996;156:599-607.
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