[Surgery of locally advanced prostate cancer].

@article{Souli2008SurgeryOL,
  title={[Surgery of locally advanced prostate cancer].},
  author={Michel Souli{\'e} and Matthieu Thoulouzan and Michel P{\'e}neau and Pierre M. Richaud and Vincent Ravery},
  journal={Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 13},
  pages={1031-7}
}
Among the different options recommended for locally advanced prostate cancer (LAPC), radical prostatectomy (RP) is a relatively infrequent option because its role is still controversial. The results of clinical trials combining an external radiotherapy to a long-term androgen deprivation sustain the principle of a multidisciplinary management of LAPC. Impact of surgery on the risk of progression and local recurrence is important in selected patients with low grade and small tumoral volume… CONTINUE READING

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