• Quantitative PCR Measurement of miR-371a-3p and miR-372-p Is Influenced by Hemolysis 

      Myklebust, Mette Pernille; Rosenlund, Benedicte; Gjengstø, Peder; Bercea, Bogdan Stefan; Karlsdottir, Åsa; Brydøy, Marianne; Dahl, Olav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-05-22)
      Cell-free microRNAs have been reported as biomarkers for several diseases. For testicular germ cell tumors (GCT), circulating microRNAs 371a-3p and 372-3p in serum and plasma have been proposed as biomarkers for diagnostic ...
    • Ureteral Strictures Following Ureteroscopic Stone Treatment 

      Ulvik, Øyvind; Harneshaug, Jill-Randi; Gjengstø, Peder (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background and Purpose: Ureteral stricture is a rare, but serious complication following ureteroscopy (URS) for stones. The aim of this study was to investigate how many patients ended up with a ureteral stricture after ...
    • What Do We Mean by "Stone Free," and How Accurate Are Urologists in Predicting Stone-Free Status Following Ureteroscopy? 

      Ulvik, Øyvind; Harneshaug, Jill-Randi; Gjengstø, Peder (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Background and Purpose: No consensus exists on how stone-free rates (SFRs) should be reported after stone treatment. The aim of this study was to assess how accurate urologists predict their patients being stone free after ...