Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 PTEN and ERG detection in multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion targeted prostate biopsy compared to systematic biopsy 2019
2019 Financial implications of biparametric prostate MRI. 2019
2019 Comparison of biparametric MRI to full multiparametric MRI for detection of clinically significant prostate cancer 2019
2019 Multi-institutional Clinical Tool for Predicting High-risk Lesions on 3 Tesla Multiparametric Prostate Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2019
2019 Patient Demographics and Referral Patterns for [F-18]Fluciclovine-PET Imaging at a Tertiary Academic Medical Center 2019
2019 Rare case of squamous cell carcinoma arising from tunica vaginalis in a background of chronic hydrocele 2019
2019 Factors Associated With the Highest and Lowest Cited Research Articles in Urology Journals 2019
2019 Active Surveillance of Small Renal Masses 2019
2019 Histologic findings associated with false-positive multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging performed for prostate cancer detection 2019
2018 How Would MRI-targeted Prostate Biopsy Alter Radiation Therapy Approaches in Treating Prostate Cancer? 2018
2018 The role of transesophageal echocardiography in the management of renal cell carcinoma with venous tumor thrombus 2018
2018 Imaging as a Personalized Biomarker for Prostate Cancer Risk Stratification. 2018
2018 Editorial Comment 2018
2018 Targets missed: predictors of MRI-targeted biopsy failing to accurately localize prostate cancer found on systematic biopsy 2018
2018 Transarterial embolization of renal cell carcinoma as an adjunctive therapy prior to cryoablation: A propensity score matching analysis 2018
2018 Fluciclovine positron emission tomography in the setting of biochemical recurrence following local therapy of prostate cancer 2018
2018 Role of Angio-Embolization for Renal Cell Carcinoma 2018
2018 Trans-Arterial Embolization of Renal Cell Carcinoma prior to Percutaneous Ablation: Technical Aspects, Institutional Experience, and Brief Review of the Literature 2018
2018 Detection of extraprostatic disease and seminal vesicle invasion in patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging-targeted prostate biopsies 2018
2018 MRI findings guiding selection of active surveillance for prostate cancer: A review of emerging evidence 2018
2018 Nitrocellulose tissue prints: An innovative approach to preparing high quality DNA and RNA from prostate biopsies without compromising the cores for pathology diagnosis 2018
2018 Preface 2018
2018 Editorial Comment 2018
2018 Fusion prostate biopsy outperforms 12-core systematic prostate biopsy in patients with prior negative systematic biopsy: A multi-institutional analysis 2018
2018 Defining the optimal method for reporting prostate cancer grade and tumor extent on magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion–targeted biopsies 2018
2018 Reply to "phase II prospective randomized trial of weight loss prior to radical prostatectomy 2018
2018 A magnetic resonance imaging–based prediction model for prostate biopsy risk stratification 2018
2018 MRI/US fusion-guided prostate biopsy allows for equivalent cancer detection with significantly fewer needle cores in biopsy-naive men 2018
2018 Prostate cancer management choices in patients undergoing multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion biopsy compared to systematic biopsy 2018
2018 Trends in the Authorship of Peer Reviewed Publications in the Urology Literature 2018
2018 Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Prostate Cancer Following Magnetic Resonance Imaging Directed Biopsy: A Multidisciplinary Approach with Case Examples. 2018
2018 Dietary Changes Impact the Gut Microbe Composition in Overweight and Obese Men with Prostate Cancer Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy 2018
2018 Pathologic and clinical characteristics of early onset renal cell carcinoma 2018
2018 Primary urethral carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data analysis identifying predictors of cancer-specific survival 2018
2018 Primary urethral carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data analysis identifying predictors of cancer-specific survival. 2018
2018 Secondary Malignancies of the Bladder: Avoiding the Diagnostic Pitfall 2018
2018 Clinical Utility and Biologic Implications of Phosphatase and Tensin Homolog (PTEN) and ETS-related Gene (ERG) in Prostate Cancer 2018
2018 Editorial Comment 2018
2018 Second Opinion Expert Pathology Review in Bladder Cancer: Implications for Patient Care 2018
2018 Predicting Benign Prostate Pathology on Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy in Men with a Prior Negative 12-core Systematic Biopsy: External Validation of a Prognostic Nomogram 2018
2017 Prostate cancer imaging and biomarkers guiding safe selection of active surveillance 2017
2017 Lymph node imaging in initial staging of prostate cancer: An overview and update. 2017
2017 Benign testicular neoplasm in a human immunodeficiency virus-positive patient masquerading as testicular cancer 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy. 2017
2017 Perineural invasion by prostate cancer on MR/US fusion targeted biopsy is associated with extraprostatic extension and early biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy 2017
2017 DNA repair deregulation in discrete prostate cancer lesions identified on multi-parametric MRI and targeted by MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy. 2017
2017 Pathological Findings in Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging/Ultrasound Fusion-guided Biopsy: Relation to Prostate Cancer Focal Therapy 2017
2017 Co-registration of MRI and ultrasound: Accuracy of targeting based on radiology-pathology correlation 2017
2017 Clear Cell Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma: New Clinical and Imaging Characteristics 2017
2017 Granular Cell Tumor of the Bladder: A Rare Neoplasm Managed With Robotic Partial Cystectomy Using Near-infrared Filter Guidance 2017
2017 Utilization of multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging in clinical practice and focal therapy: report from a Delphi consensus project 2017
2017 Complete Tissue Submission to Increase Lymph Node Detection in Pelvic Lymph Node Packets Submitted for Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy and Radical Cystectomy 2017
2017 Ureteral Endometriosis: Preoperative Risk Factors Predicting Extensive Urologic Surgical Intervention 2017
2017 Physiological Effort in Submaximal Fitness Tests Predicts Weight Loss in Overweight and Obese Men with Prostate Cancer in a Weight Loss Trial. 2017
2017 Prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia-like ductal prostatic adenocarcinoma: A case suitable for active surveillance? 2017
2017 Safety and Efficacy of En Bloc Renal Hilar Vascular Staple Ligation: A Meta-Analysis 2017
2016 Efficiency of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis by MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided Biopsy vs Standard Extended-Sextant Biopsy for MR-Visible Lesions 2016
2016 Nephrogenic Adenoma: Clinical Features, Management, and Diagnostic Pitfalls 2016
2016 Occult Metastases in Pelvic Lymphadenectomy Specimens From Patients With Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder 2016
2016 Quality of Prostate Cancer Treatment Information on Cancer Center Websites. 2016
2016 Perivesical unicentric Castleman disease initially suspected to be metastatic prostate cancer 2016
2016 Author reply 2016
2016 Combined biparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging and prostate-specific antigen in the detection of prostate cancer: A validation study in a biopsy-naive patient population 2016
2016 Contemporary role of advanced imaging for bladder cancer staging 2016
2016 Pelvic radiotherapy versus radical prostatectomy with limited lymph node sampling for high-grade prostate adenocarcinoma 2016
2016 Prostate Radiotherapy in the Era of Advanced Imaging and Precision Medicine 2016
2015 MRI-based prostate volume-adjusted prostate-specific antigen in the diagnosis of prostate cancer 2015
2015 Prostate cancer: Interobserver agreement and accuracy with the revised prostate imaging reporting and data system at multiparametric mr imaging 1 2015
2015 Posterior subcapsular prostate cancer: identification with mpMRI and MRI/TRUS fusion-guided biopsy 2015
2015 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging-transrectal ultrasound fusion-assisted biopsy for the diagnosis of local recurrence after radical prostatectomy 2015
2015 Use of serial multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in the management of patients with prostate cancer on active surveillance 2015
2015 Clinical implications of a multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging based nomogram applied to prostate cancer active surveillance 2015
2015 Comparison of MR/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy with ultrasound-guided biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate cancer 2015
2015 Gleason 6 prostate cancer: Translating biology into population health 2015
2015 Magnetic resonance imaging/transrectal ultrasonography fusion prostate biopsy significantly outperforms systematic 12-core biopsy for prediction of total magnetic resonance imaging tumor volume in active surveillance patients 2015
2015 Perioperative Outcomes of Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Stratified by Body Mass Index 2015
2015 The role of image guided biopsy targeting in patients with atypical small acinar proliferation 2015
2015 The role of magnetic resonance image guided prostate biopsy in stratifying men for risk of extracapsular extension at radical prostatectomy 2015
2015 Upgrading prostate cancer following proton beam therapy 2015
2014 Identification of threshold prostate specific antigen levels to optimize the detection of clinically significant prostate cancer by magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound fusion guided biopsy 2014
2014 Off-clamp laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for hilar tumors: Oncologic and renal functional outcomes 2014
2014 Changes observed in multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging characteristics correlate with histopathological development of chronic granulomatous prostatitis after intravesical bacillus calmette-guerin therapy 2014
2014 Current ability of multiparametric prostate magnetic resonance imaging and targeted biopsy to improve the detection of prostate cancer 2014
2014 Image-guided focal therapy for prostate cancer 2014
2014 Imaging and pathology findings after an initial negative MRI-US fusion-guided and 12-core extended sextant prostate biopsy session 2014
2014 Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for hilar tumors: Oncologic and renal functional outcomes 2014
2014 Molecular genetics and cellular features of TFE3 and TFEB fusion kidney cancers 2014
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and image-guided biopsy to detect seminal vesicle invasion by prostate cancer 2014
2014 Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging of the prostate aids to detect lesion progression 2014
2014 Natural history of small index lesions suspicious for prostate cancer on multiparametric MRI: Recommendations for interval imaging follow-up 2014
2014 Role of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of prostate cancer 2014
2013 Use of Desipramine for the Treatment of Overactive Bladder Refractory to Antimuscarinic Therapy 2013
2013 Magnetic resonance imaging/ultrasound-fusion biopsy significantly upgrades prostate cancer versus systematic 12-core transrectal ultrasound biopsy 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site partial nephrectomy: A multi-institutional outcome analysis 2013
2013 Laparoendoscopic single-site pyeloplasty: Outcomes of an international multi-institutional study of 140 patients 2013
2013 Contemporary perspectives on laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in urologic training and practice 2013
2013 Can Magnetic resonance-ultrasound fusion biopsy improve cancer detection in enlarged prostates? 2013
2013 Urology Resident Experience with an Elective in Interventional Radiology: A Pilot Evaluation 2013
2013 Utility of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging suspicion levels for detecting prostate cancer 2013
2012 Editorial comment 2012
2012 Fulguration for hunner ulcers: Long-term clinical outcomes 2012
2012 Editorial comment 2012
2012 Urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery: Multi-institutional analysis of risk factors for conversion and postoperative complications 2012
2012 Angiographic findings of primary versus salvage varicoceles treated with selective gonadal vein embolization: An explanation for surgical treatment failure 2012
2012 Upper tract urologic LaparoEndoscopic Single-Site surgery 2012
2011 Reproducibility and fidelity of the R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry score 2011
2011 The comparison of three renal tumor scoring systems: C-index, P.A.D.U.A., and R.E.N.A.L. nephrometry scores 2011
2011 Difficulties with access in percutaneous renal surgery 2011
2011 Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in urology: Worldwide multi-institutional analysis of 1076 cases 2011
2011 Laparoendoscopic Single-site Surgery in Urology: Worldwide Multi-institutional Analysis of 1076 Cases 2011
2011 Use of the valveless trocar system reduces carbon dioxide absorption during laparoscopy when compared with standard trocars 2011
2011 Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: A technical road map 2011
2011 Difficulties with access in percutaneous renal surgery 2011
2010 Effect of obesity on sex hormone levels, antisperm antibodies, and fertility after vasectomy reversal 2010
2010 Impact of obstructive interval and sperm granuloma on patency and pregnancy after vasectomy reversal 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic single-site pfannenstiel versus standard laparoscopic donor nephrectomy 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic single-site pfannenstiel versus standard laparoscopic donor nephrectomy 2010
2010 Laparoendoscopic Single-site Pfannenstiel Donor Nephrectomy 2010
2009 Prognostic value of intraoperative parameters observed during vasectomy reversal for predicting postoperative vas patency and fertility 2009
2009 A new valve-less trocar for urologic laparoscopy: Initial evaluation 2009
2009 Radiation therapy approaches to the treatment of high-risk prostate cancer 2009
2009 Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery of the kidney with no accessory trocars: An initial experience 2009
2009 Radiation therapy approaches to the treatment of high-risk prostate cancer 2009
2009 Long-Term Outcomes in Younger Men Following Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy 2009
2009 Renal subcapular saline injection During percutanoues renal cryoablation to prevent bowel injury 2009
2008 Fertility rates following vasectomy reversal: Importance of age of the female partner 2008
2008 Impact of Body Mass Index on Biochemical Recurrence Rates After Radical Prostatectomy: An Analysis Utilizing Propensity Score Matching 2008
2008 Elective Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy in Patients with Tumors >4 cm 2008
2008 Optical Coherence Tomography of Cavernous Nerves: A Step Toward Real-Time Intraoperative Imaging During Nerve-Sparing Radical Prostatectomy 2008
2008 Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy in Obese and Non-obese Patients: Comparison with Open Surgery 2008
2008 Prostate Specific Antigen Versus Prostate Specific Antigen Density as a Prognosticator of Pathological Characteristics and Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical Prostatectomy 2008
2008 Laparoscopic live-donor nephrectomy: A call to action 2008
2007 Identification and imaging of the nerves responsible for erectile function in rat prostate, in vivo, using optical nerve stimulation and optical coherence tomography 2007
2007 Impact of Patient Age on Biochemical Recurrence Rates Following Radical Prostatectomy 2007
2007 Importance of Tumor Location in Patients With High Preoperative Prostate Specific Antigen Levels (Greater Than 20 ng/ml) Treated With Radical Prostatectomy 2007
2007 Laparoscopic treatment of anterior sacral meningocele 2007
2007 Subclassification of Clinical Stage T1 Prostate Cancer: Impact on Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical Prostatectomy 2007
2007 Metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney 2007
2007 Imaging the cavernous nerves in the rat prostate using optical coherence tomography 2007
2007 Primary Retroperitoneal Teratoma Presenting as an Adrenal Tumor in an Adult 2007
2007 Xp11 Translocation Renal Cell Carcinoma: Delayed but Massive and Lethal Metastases of a Chemotherapy-Associated Secondary Malignancy 2007
2006 Lmo7 is an emerin-binding protein that regulates the transcription of emerin and many other muscle-relevant genes 2006
2006 Primary Carcinoid Tumors of the Kidney 2006
2006 Reinstatement of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis after transperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy 2006
2006 Unusual renal pathology associated with a Wilms tumor in a 15-month-old infant 2006
2006 Intraoperative conversion of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy 2006
2005 Laparoscopic ureteral reimplantation: A simplified dome advancement technique 2005
2005 Robotic surgery and telesurgery in urology 2005
2005 Laparoscopic renal-adrenal surgery in patients on oral anticoagulant therapy 2005
2005 Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection after prior open retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy and chemotherapy 2005

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Role of Prostate MRI in the Setting of Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer.  194-194. 2018
2016 Imaging of benign prostatic conditions.  73-81. 2016
2015 Penile ultrasound.  125-155. 2015
2013 Surgical Interventions in Cancer.  372-380. 2013
2013 Historical perspectives of LESS and NOTES.  3-11. 2013
2013 LESS: Adrenal surgery.  281-291. 2013
2013 Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in obese patients: Overcoming the difficulties.  151-159. 2013
2013 Penile ultrasound.  111-127. 2013
2012 Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Upper Tract Surgery.  1283-1291. 2012

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 2007
  • Full Name

  • Soroush Rais-Bahrami