Brachytherapy and radical prostatectomy in patients with early prostate cancer.

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OBJECTIVE this study analyzes the survival of prostate cancer patients cared for at a hospital in Minas Gerais, Brazil according to one of the following treatments: iodine-125 seed implantation or radical prostatectomy. From January 2002 to December 2005, 129 patients underwent either brachytherapy (64 patients) or surgery (65 patients). METHODS all had… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/1806-9282.61.05.431

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@article{Ferreira2015BrachytherapyAR, title={Brachytherapy and radical prostatectomy in patients with early prostate cancer.}, author={Adriana Souza S{\'e}rgio Ferreira and Maximiliano Ribeiro Guerra and Humberto Elias Garcia Lopes and U-Thant Mendonça Lima and Yara Abr{\~a}o Vasconcelos and Maria Teresa Bustamante Teixeira}, journal={Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira}, year={2015}, volume={61 5}, pages={431-9} }