Increasing use of radical prostatectomy for nonlethal prostate cancer in Sweden.

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PURPOSE The number of patients in Sweden treated with radical prostatectomy for localized prostate cancer has increased exponentially. The extent to which this increase reflects treatment of nonlethal disease detected through prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening is unknown. EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN We undertook a nationwide study of all 18,837 patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-12-1537

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