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Gopal Gupta
Primary Department
Joint Department
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Robotic Surgery
Testicular Cancer
Robotic Partial Nephrectomy
Robotic Cystectomy
Robotic Surgery
Kidney Cancer
Bladder Cancer/Urothelial Cancer/Hematuria
Kidney/Adrenal Surgery - Laparoscopic/Robotic
Kidney/Adrenal Surgery/Cryoablation/RFA
Laparoscopic Radical/Partial Nephrectomy
Kidney/Retroperitoneal Tumors (Large)
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Robotic Prostatectomy
Penile Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer/Elevated PSA
Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center
Loyola Outpatient Center
Loyola Outpatient Center
Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park
Medical School
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago
University of Maryland at Baltimore, Urology
University of Maryland at Baltimore, General Surgery
National Cancer Institute (NCI), Urologic Oncology
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Saluk, JL; Blackwell, RH; Gange, WS; Zapf, MAC; Kothari, AN; Kuo, PC; Quek, ML; Flanigan, RC; Gupta, GNThe LACE Score as a Tool to Identify Radical Cystectomy Patients at Increased Risk of 90-Day Readmission and Mortality. Current urology 2018 ;12(1)
Blackwell,R. H.; Kirshenbaum,E. J.; Shah,A. S.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.; Turk,T. M. T.Complications of Recognized and Unrecognized Iatrogenic Ureteral Injury at Time of Hysterectomy: A Population Based Analysis The Journal of urology 2018 ; :
Kirshenbaum,E. J.; Blackwell,R. H.; Li,B.; Kothari,A. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Flanigan,R. C.; Gorbonos,A.; Gupta,G. N.Implications of postoperative pulmonary aspiration following major urologic surgery The Canadian journal of urology 2018 ;25(1):9186-9192
Kirshenbaum, EJ; Nelson, M; Hehemann, MC; Kothari, AN; Eguia, E; Farooq, A; Bresler, L; Gupta, G; Delos Santos, GImpact of Post-hospital Syndrome on Penile Prosthesis Outcomes: A Period of Global Health Risk. The Journal of urology 2018 ;
Blackwell, RH; Kothari, AN; Shah, A; Gang, W; Quek, ML; Luchette, FA; Flanigan, RC; Kuo, PC; Gupta, GNAdhesive Bowel Obstruction Following Urologic Surgery: Improved Outcomes with Early Intervention. Current urology 2018 ;11(4)
Parekh, DJ; Reis, IM; Castle, EP; Gonzalgo, ML; Woods, ME; Svatek, RS; Weizer, AZ; Konety, BR; Tollefson, M; Krupski, TL; Smith, ND; Shabsigh, A; Barocas, DA; Quek, ML; Dash, A; Kibel, AS; Shemanski, L; Pruthi, RS; Montgomery, JS; Weight, CJ; Sharp, DS; Chang, SS; Cookson, MS; Gupta, GN; Gorbonos, A; Uchio, EM; Skinner, E; Venkatramani, V; Soodana-Prakash, N; Kendrick, K; Smith, JA; Thompson, IMRobot-assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer (RAZOR): an open-label, randomised, phase 3, non-inferiority trial. Lancet (London, England) 2018 ;391(10139)
Kothari,A. N.; Brownlee,S. A.; Blackwell,R. H.; Zapf,M. A.; Markossian,T.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.Association Between Elements of Electronic Health Record Systems and the Weekend Effect in Urgent General Surgery JAMA surgery 2017 ; :
Blackwell,R. H.; Foreman,K. E.; Gupta,G. N.The Role of Cancer-Derived Exosomes in Tumorigenicity & Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition Cancers 2017 ;9(8):10.3390/cancers9080105
Blackwell,R. H.; Kirshenbaum,E. J.; Zapf,M. A. C.; Kothari,A. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Flanigan,R. C.; Gupta,G. N.Incidence of Adverse Contrast Reaction Following Nonintravenous Urinary Tract Imaging European urology focus 2017 ;3(1):89-93
Blackwell,R. H.; Vedachalam,S.; Shah,A. S.; Kothari,A. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.; Turk,T. M. T.Postoperative Urinary Retention is an Independent Predictor of Short- and Long-Term Future Bladder Outlet Procedure in Men The Journal of urology 2017 ; :
Dong,W.; Gupta,G. N.; Blackwell,R. H.; Wu,J.; Suk-Ouichai,C.; Shah,A.; Capodice,S. E.; Quek,M. L.; Caraballo Antonio,E.; Aguilar Palacios,D.; Remer,E. M.; Li,J.; Zabell,J.; Isharwal,S.; Campbell,S. C.Functional Comparison of Renal Tumor Enucleation Versus Standard Partial Nephrectomy European urology focus 2017 ; :
Baldea,K. G.; Thorwarth,R.; Bajic,P.; Quek,M. L.; Gupta,G. N.Design and Implementation of a Robotic Surgery Training Experience Logging System Journal of surgical education 2017 ;74(6):1047
Wang,L.; Hughes,I.; Snarskis,C.; Alvarez,H.; Feng,J.; Gupta,G. N.; Picken,M. M.Tumor enucleation specimens of small renal tumors more frequently have a positive surgical margin than partial nephrectomy specimens, but this is not associated with local tumor recurrence Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology 2017 ;470(1):55-61
Watson,M. J.; Sidana,A.; Singer,E. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Rastinehad,A. R.; Vourganti,S.; Bratslavsky,G.; Metwalli,A. R.Re: Csaba Berczi, Ben Thomas, Zsolt Bacso, Tibor Flasko. Bilateral renal cancers: oncological and functional outcomes. Int Urol Nephrol 2016 (Epub ahead of print) International Urology and Nephrology 2017 ;49(2):267-268
Shah,A. S.; Blackwell,R. H.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.Rates and Risk Factors for Opioid Dependence and Overdose After Urologic Surgery The Journal of urology 2017 ; :
Chang,V.; Blackwell,R. H.; Markossian,T.; Yau,R. M.; Blanco,B. A.; Zapf,M. A. C.; Abood,G. J.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Kothari,A. N.Discordance between surgical care improvement project adherence and postoperative outcomes: implications for new Joint Commission standards The Journal of surgical research 2017 ;212:205-213
Blackwell,R. H.; Barton,G. J.; Kothari,A. N.; Zapf,M. A.; Flanigan,R. C.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.Early Intervention during Acute Stone Admissions: Revealing "The Weekend Effect" in Urological Practice The Journal of urology 2016 ; :
Chang,V.; Blackwell,R. H.; Yau,R. M.; Besser,S.; Albright,J. M.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Kothari,A. N.Variable surgical outcomes after hospital consolidation: Implications for local health care delivery Surgery 2016 ;160(5):1155-1161
Snarskis,C.; Calaway,A. C.; Wang,L.; Gondim,D.; Hughes,I.; Idrees,M.; Kliethermes,S.; Maniar,V.; Picken,M. M.; Boris,R. S.; Gupta,G. N.Standardized Reporting of Microscopic Renal Tumor Margins: Introduction of the Renal Tumor Capsule Invasion Scoring System The Journal of urology 2016 ; :
Brownlee,S. A.; Blackwell,R. H.; Blanco,B. A.; Zapf,M. A.; Kliethermes,S.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Kothari,A. N.Impact of Post-Hospital Syndrome on Outcomes Following Elective, Ambulatory Surgery Annals of Surgery 2016 ; :
Blackwell,R. H.; Li,B.; Kozel,Z.; Zhang,Z.; Zhao,J.; Dong,W.; Capodice,S. E.; Barton,G.; Shah,A.; Wetterlin,J. J.; Quek,M. L.; Campbell,S. C.; Gupta,G. N.Functional Implications of Renal Tumor Enucleation Relative to Standard Partial Nephrectomy Urology 2016 ; :
Greco,K. A.; Franzen,C. A.; Foreman,K. E.; Flanigan,R. C.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.PLK-1 Silencing in Bladder Cancer by siRNA Delivered With Exosomes Urology 2016 ;91:241.e1-241.e7
Arffa,M. L.; Zapf,M. A.; Kothari,A. N.; Chang,V.; Gupta,G. N.; Ding,X.; Al-Gayyar,M. M.; Syn,W.; Elsherbiny,N. M.; Kuo,P. C.; Mi,Z.Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate Upregulates miR-221 to Inhibit Osteopontin-Dependent Hepatic Fibrosis PLoS ONE 2016 ;11(12):e0167435
Baldea,K. G.; Blackwell,R. H.; Vedachalam,S.; Kothari,A. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.; Turk,T. M.Outcomes of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in spinal cord injury patients as compared to a matched cohort Urolithiasis 2016 ; :
Kaye, DR; Pinto, PA; Cecchi, F; Reilly, J; Semerjian, A; Rabe, DC; Gupta, G; Choyke, PL; Bottaro, DPTumor and Plasma Met Levels in Non-Metastatic Prostate Cancer. PLoS ONE 2016 ;11(6)
Nassoiy,S. P.; Blackwell,R. H.; Kothari,A. N.; Besser,S.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Abood,G. J.New onset postoperative atrial fibrillation predicts long-term cardiovascular events after gastrectomy American Journal of Surgery 2016 ;211(3):559-564
Picken,M. M.; Wang,L.; Gupta,G. N.Positive surgical margins in renal cell carcinoma: translating tumor biology into clinical outcomes American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2015 ;143(5):620-622
Ellimoottil,C.; Gupta,G. N.; Quek,M. L.Editorial comment Urology 2015 ;85(2):441
Calaway, AC; Gupta, GN; Bhandar, A; Eun, D; Boris, RSRobot-assisted renal tumor enucleo-resection in patients with a solitary kidney. The Canadian journal of urology 2015 ;22(4)
Eggener, SE; Badani, K; Barocas, DA; Barrisford, GW; Cheng, JS; Chin, AI; Corcoran, A; Epstein, JI; George, AK; Gupta, GN; Hayn, MH; Kauffman, EC; Lane, B; Liss, MA; Mirza, M; Morgan, TM; Moses, K; Nepple, KG; Preston, MA; Rais-Bahrami, S; Resnick, MJ; Siddiqui, MM; Silberstein, J; Singer, EA; Sonn, GA; Sprenkle, P; Stratton, KL; Taylor, J; Tomaszewski, J; Tollefson, M; Vickers, A; White, WM; Lowrance, WTGleason 6 Prostate Cancer: Translating Biology into Population Health. The Journal of urology 2015 ;194(3)
Martinez-Suarez,H. J.; Durso,T.; Kadlec,A. O.; Gupta,G. N.; Farooq,A. V.; Turk,T.Three-Dimensional Renal Parenchymal Volume as a Surrogate for Renal Function Estimation in Obstructed Kidneys Undergoing Surgical Repair Journal of endourology / Endourological Society 2015 ;29(6):630-633
Franzen,C. A.; Blackwell,R. H.; Todorovic,V.; Greco,K. A.; Foreman,K. E.; Flanigan,R. C.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.Urothelial cells undergo epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition after exposure to muscle invasive bladder cancer exosomes Oncogenesis 2015 ;4:e163
Driver,J.; Weber,C. E.; Callaci,J. J.; Kothari,A. N.; Zapf,M. A.; Roper,P. M.; Borys,D.; Franzen,C. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Wai,P. Y.; Zhang,J.; Denning,M. F.; Kuo,P. C.; Mi,Z.Alcohol inhibits osteopontin-dependent transforming growth factor-beta1 expression in human mesenchymal stem cells The Journal of biological chemistry 2015 ;290(16):9959-9973
Franzen,C. A.; Blackwell,R. H.; Foreman,K. E.; Kuo,P. C.; Flanigan,R. C.; Gupta,G. N.Urinary Exosomes: The Potential for Biomarker Utility, Intercellular Signaling and Therapeutics in Urological Malignancy The Journal of urology 2015 ; :
Campbell,S. C.; Gupta,G. N.; Uzzo,R. G.; Kutikov,A.Re: Raj Satkunasivam, Sheaumei Tsai, Sumeet Syan, et al. Robotic Unclamped "Minimal-margin" Partial Nephrectomy: Ongoing Refinement of the Anatomic Zero-ischemia Concept. Eur Urol. In press. European urology 2015 ; :
Kothari,A. N.; Zapf,M. A.; Blackwell,R. H.; Markossian,T.; Chang,V.; Mi,Z.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.Components of Hospital Perioperative Infrastructure Can Overcome the Weekend Effect in Urgent General Surgery Procedures Annals of Surgery 2015 ;262(4):683-691
Gupta,G. N.; Boris,R. S.; Campbell,S. C.; Zhang,Z.Tumor Enucleation for Sporadic Localized Kidney Cancer: Pro and Con The Journal of urology 2015 ;194(3):623-625
Blackwell,R. H.; Ellimoottil,C.; Bajic,P.; Kothari,A.; Zapf,M.; Kliethermes,S.; Flanigan,R. C.; Quek,M. L.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.New Onset Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation Predicts Long-Term Cardiovascular Events Following Radical Cystectomy The Journal of urology 2015 ;194(4):944-949
Ellimoottil,C.; Roghmann,F.; Blackwell,R.; Kadlec,A.; Greco,K.; Quek,M. L.; Sun,M.; Trinh,Q. D.; Gupta,G.Open Versus Robotic Radical Prostatectomy in Obese Men Current urology 2015 ;8(3):156-161
Zapf,M. A.; Kothari,A. N.; Markossian,T.; Gupta,G. N.; Blackwell,R. H.; Wai,P. Y.; Weber,C. E.; Driver,J.; Kuo,P. C.The "weekend effect" in urgent general operative procedures Surgery 2015 ;158(2):508-514
Zapf,M. A.; Kothari,A. N.; Weber,C. E.; Arffa,M. L.; Wai,P. Y.; Driver,J.; Gupta,G. N.; Kuo,P. C.; Mi,Z.Green tea component epigallocatechin-3-gallate decreases expression of osteopontin via a decrease in mRNA half-life in cell lines of metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma Surgery 2015 ;158(4):1039-1048
Wang,L.; Feng,J.; Alvarez,H.; Snarskis,C.; Gupta,G.; Picken,M. M.Critical histologic appraisal of the pseudocapsule of small renal tumors Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology 2015 ;467(3):311-317
Weber,C. E.; Kothari,A. N.; Wai,P. Y.; Li,N. Y.; Driver,J.; Zapf,M. A.; Franzen,C. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Osipo,C.; Zlobin,A.; Syn,W. K.; Zhang,J.; Kuo,P. C.; Mi,Z.Osteopontin mediates an MZF1-TGF-beta1-dependent transformation of mesenchymal stem cells into cancer-associated fibroblasts in breast cancer Oncogene 2014 ;34(37):4821-4833
Foreman,K. E.; Jesse,J. N.,3rd; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.Emetine dihydrochloride: a novel therapy for bladder cancer The Journal of urology 2014 ;191(2):502-509
Franzen,C. A.; Simms,P. E.; Van Huis,A. F.; Foreman,K. E.; Kuo,P. C.; Gupta,G. N.Characterization of uptake and internalization of exosomes by bladder cancer cells BioMed research international 2014 ;2014:619829
Gupta,G. N.; Benson,J. S.; Ross,M. J.; Sundaram,V. S.; Lin,K. Y.; Pinto,P. A.; Linehan,W. M.; Bratslavsky,G.Perioperative, functional, and oncologic outcomes of partial adrenalectomy for multiple ipsilateral pheochromocytomas Journal of endourology / Endourological Society 2014 ;28(1):112-116
Durso,T.; Carnell,J.; Turk,T.; Gupta,G. N.3-dimensional reconstruction volume (3DV): a novel method for volume measurement in kidney cancer Journal of endourology / Endourological Society 2014 ;28(6):745-750
Durso,T. A.; Carnell,J.; Turk,T. T.; Gupta,G. N.Three-dimensional reconstruction volume: a novel method for volume measurement in kidney cancer Journal of endourology / Endourological Society 2014 ;28(6):745-750
Mudaliar,K. M.; Mehta,V.; Gupta,G. N.; Picken,M. M.Expanding the morphologic spectrum of adult biphasic renal tumors--mixed epithelial and stromal tumor of the kidney with focal papillary renal cell carcinoma: case report and review of the literature International Journal of Surgical Pathology 2014 ;22(3):266-271
Bahar,B.; Pambuccian,S. E.; Gupta,G. N.; Barkan,G. A.Renal paraganglioma: report of a case managed by robotic assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy and review of the literature Case reports in urology 2014 ;2014:527592
Boris,R. S.; Gupta,G. N.; Benson,J. S.; Linehan,W. M.; Pinto,P. A.; Bratslavsky,G.Feasibility and outcomes of laparoscopic renal intervention after prior open ipsilateral retroperitoneal surgery Journal of endourology / Endourological Society 2013 ;27(2):196-201
Shuch,B.; Ricketts,C. J.; Vocke,C. D.; Valera,V. A.; Chen,C. C.; Gautam,R.; Gupta,G. N.; Gomez Macias,G. S.; Merino,M. J.; Bratslavsky,G.; Linehan,W. M.Adrenal nodular hyperplasia in hereditary leiomyomatosis and renal cell cancer The Journal of urology 2013 ;189(2):430-435
Singer,E. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Marchalik,D.; Srinivasan,R.Evolving therapeutic targets in renal cell carcinoma Current opinion in oncology 2013 ;25(3):273-280
Gupta,G. N.; Boris,R.; Chung,P.; Linehan,W. M.; Pinto,P. A.; Bratslavsky,G.Robot-assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for tumors greater than 4 cm and high nephrometry score: feasibility, renal functional, and oncological outcomes with minimum 1 year follow-up Urologic oncology 2013 ;31(1):51-56
Yerram,N. K.; Volkin,D.; Turkbey,B.; Nix,J.; Hoang,A. N.; Vourganti,S.; Gupta,G. N.; Linehan,W. M.; Choyke,P. L.; Wood,B. J.; Pinto,P. A.Low suspicion lesions on multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging predict for the absence of high-risk prostate cancer BJU international 2012 ;110(11 Pt B):E783-8
Singer,E. A.; Vourganti,S.; Lin,K. Y.; Gupta,G. N.; Pinto,P. A.; Rastinehad,A. R.; Linehan,W. M.; Bratslavsky,G.Outcomes of patients with surgically treated bilateral renal masses and a minimum of 10 years of followup The Journal of urology 2012 ;188(6):2084-2088
Jain,R.; Aggarwal,P.; Gupta,G. N.Need for nucleic Acid testing in countries with high prevalence of transfusion-transmitted infections ISRN hematology 2012 ;2012:718671
Singer,E. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Srinivasan,R.Targeted therapeutic strategies for the management of renal cell carcinoma Current opinion in oncology 2012 ;24(3):284-290
Volkin,D.; Yerram,N.; Ahmed,F.; Lankford,D.; Baccala,A.; Gupta,G. N.; Hoang,A.; Nix,J.; Metwalli,A. R.; Lang,D. M.; Bratslavsky,G.; Linehan,W. M.; Pinto,P. A.Partial adrenalectomy minimizes the need for long-term hormone replacement in pediatric patients with pheochromocytoma and von Hippel-Lindau syndrome Journal of pediatric surgery 2012 ;47(11):2077-2082
Vourganti,S.; Rastinehad,A.; Yerram,N. K.; Nix,J.; Volkin,D.; Hoang,A.; Turkbey,B.; Gupta,G. N.; Kruecker,J.; Linehan,W. M.; Choyke,P. L.; Wood,B. J.; Pinto,P. A.Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound fusion biopsy detect prostate cancer in patients with prior negative transrectal ultrasound biopsies The Journal of urology 2012 ;188(6):2152-2157
Asher,K. P.; Gupta,G. N.; Boris,R. S.; Pinto,P. A.; Linehan,W. M.; Bratslavsky,G.Robot-assisted laparoscopic partial adrenalectomy for pheochromocytoma: the National Cancer Institute technique European urology 2011 ;60(1):118-124
Gupta,Gaurav; Batra,R.; Alachkar,NadaCosts and benefits of generic prescribing after a kidney transplant Practice Nursing 2011 ;22(11):570-576 7p
Singer,E. A.; Gupta,G. N.; Srinivasan,R.Update on targeted therapies for clear cell renal cell carcinoma Current opinion in oncology 2011 ;23(3):283-289
Gupta,G. N.; Peterson,J.; Thakore,K. N.; Pinto,P. A.; Linehan,W. M.; Bratslavsky,G.Oncological outcomes of partial nephrectomy for multifocal renal cell carcinoma greater than 4 cm The Journal of urology 2010 ;184(1):59-63
Gupta,G. N.; Lu,S. G.; Gold,M. S.; Chai,T. C.Bladder urothelial cells from patients with interstitial cystitis have an increased sensitivity to carbachol Neurourology and Urodynamics 2009 ;28(8):1022-1027
Gaur,R.; Gupta,G. N.; Vamsikrishnan,M.; Khare,S. K.Protein-coated microcrystals of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PseA lipase Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 2008 ;151(2-3):160-166