Laparoscopic versus open radical prostatectomy in high prostate volume cases: impact on oncological and functional results.

@article{Alessandro2016LaparoscopicVO,
  title={Laparoscopic versus open radical prostatectomy in high prostate volume cases: impact on oncological and functional results.},
  author={Sciarra Alessandro and Gentilucci Alessandro and Cattarino Susanna and Innocenzi Michele and Di Quilio Francesca and Fasulo Andrea and Magnus Von Heland and Gentile Vincenzo and Salciccia Stefano},
  journal={International braz j urol : official journal of the Brazilian Society of Urology},
  year={2016},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={223-33}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To prospectively compare the laparoscopic versus open approach to RP in cases with high prostate volume and to evaluate a possible diferente impact of prostate volume. MATERIALS AND METHODS From March 2007 to March 2013 a total of 120 cases with clinically localized prostate cancer (PC) and a prostate volume>70cc identified for… CONTINUE READING