Impact of positive surgical margins on prostate-specific antigen failure after radical prostatectomy in adjuvant treatment-naïve patients.

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STUDY TYPE Therapy (case series). LEVEL OF EVIDENCE 4. What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? Despite excellent surgical cancer control, up to 40% of patients will have biochemical recurrence following radical prostatectomy (RP) for localized prostate cancer. Positive surgical margins (PSM) have been clearly demonstrated to be one of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2010.09728.x

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@article{Ploussard2011ImpactOP, title={Impact of positive surgical margins on prostate-specific antigen failure after radical prostatectomy in adjuvant treatment-na{\"i}ve patients.}, author={Guillaume Ploussard and Mohammad Ali Agamy and Olivier Alenda and Yves Allory and Pascal Mouracade and Dimitri Vordos and Andr{\'a}s Hoznek and C lment-Claude Abbou and Alexandre de la Taille and Laurent Salomon}, journal={BJU international}, year={2011}, volume={107 11}, pages={1748-54} }