Identifying candidates for super-extended staging pelvic lymph node dissection among patients with high-risk prostate cancer.

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OBJECTIVES To assess if the preoperative lymph node invasion (LNI) risk could be used to tailor the extent of pelvic lymph node dissection (PLND) according to individual profile in patients with prostate cancer (PCa) undergoing radical prostatectomy (RP), and to identify those who would benefit from the removal of the common iliac and pre-sacral nodes… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/bju.14066

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@article{Gandaglia2017IdentifyingCF, title={Identifying candidates for super-extended staging pelvic lymph node dissection among patients with high-risk prostate cancer.}, author={Giorgio Gandaglia and Emanuele Zaffuto and Nicola Fossati and Marco Bandini and Nazareno Suardi and Elio Mazzone and Paolo Dell'oglio and Armando Stabile and Massimo Freschi and Francesco Montorsi and Alberto Briganti}, journal={BJU international}, year={2017} }