A simple technique for calculation of the volume of prostatic adenocarcinomas in radical prostatectomy specimens.

Abstract

Tumor volume has been suggested as an important prognostic factor of prostatic adenocarcinoma (PAC) treated with radical prostatectomy (RP). The calculation of tumor volume is complicated by the difficulty in appreciation of tumor nodules at gross examination, multifocality, and variation in the shape of tumor nodules. We propose a simple technique for the… (More)

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