Erectile function following external beam radiotherapy for clinically organ-confined or locally advanced prostate cancer.

@article{Hisasue2004ErectileFF,
  title={Erectile function following external beam radiotherapy for clinically organ-confined or locally advanced prostate cancer.},
  author={Shin-ichi Hisasue and Ryuichi Kato and Atsushi Takahashi and Naoya Masumori and Naoki Itoh and Noriomi Miyao and Keiji Takatsuka and Masahiro Yanase and Atsushi Oouchi and Masato Hareyama and Taiji Tsukamoto},
  journal={Japanese journal of clinical oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={269-73}
}
BACKGROUND External beam radiotherapy (XRT) has been a standard treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer. However, preservation of erectile function following XRT is controversial. In this study, the influence of XRT on erectile function of patients with clinically organ-confined or locally advanced prostate cancer was retrospectively evaluated. METHODS The study included 34 of 84 patients with organ-confined or locally advanced prostate cancer who underwent XRT between 1995 and… CONTINUE READING
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