Percent of cores positive for cancer is a better preoperative predictor of cancer recurrence after radical prostatectomy than prostate specific antigen.


PURPOSE We examined the prognostic significance of clinical and pathological variables on outcome following radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP) in a cohort of patients in the post-prostate specific antigen (PSA) era. MATERIALS AND METHODS We reviewed the clinical and pathological data on a cohort of 476 patients who underwent RRP for localized prostate… (More)