Effect of family history on outcomes in patients treated with definitive brachytherapy for clinically localized prostate cancer.

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PURPOSE To determine the impact familial prostate cancer has on prognosis in men treated with brachytherapy for clinically localized prostate cancer. METHODS AND MATERIALS A total of 1,738 consecutive patients with prostate cancer (cT1-3, N0/X, M0) received low-dose-rate brachytherapy alone or in combination with external beam radiation therapy or hormone… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.04.031

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