Histological and clinical findings in 896 consecutive prostates treated only with radical retropubic prostatectomy: epidemiologic significance of annual changes.

@article{Stamey1998HistologicalAC,
  title={Histological and clinical findings in 896 consecutive prostates treated only with radical retropubic prostatectomy: epidemiologic significance of annual changes.},
  author={Thomas A. Stamey and Ana Donaldson and Cheryl E Yemoto and John E. McNeal and Selim S{\"o}zen and Harcharan Gill},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1998},
  volume={160 6 Pt 2},
  pages={2412-7}
}
PURPOSE Recognizing that the unprecedented increase in new cases of prostate cancer between 1988 and 1996 actually peaked in 1992 and has now returned to baseline, we examined our clinical and histological database for annual trends in 896 consecutive men treated only with radical prostatectomy for clinical stages T1c to T2c from 1988 to 1996. MATERIALS AND METHODS All radical prostatectomy specimens were examined prospectively in 3 mm. step sections by 1 pathologist. Using multiple logistic… CONTINUE READING
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