Progression in and survival of patients with locally advanced prostate cancer (T3) treated with radical prostatectomy as monotherapy.

@article{Ouden1998ProgressionIA,
  title={Progression in and survival of patients with locally advanced prostate cancer (T3) treated with radical prostatectomy as monotherapy.},
  author={D van den Ouden and Wim C. J. Hop and Fritz H. Schroeder},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1998},
  volume={160 4},
  pages={1392-7}
}
PURPOSE We determine the progression and survival rates in patients with locally advanced prostate cancer treated with radical prostatectomy without adjuvant treatment, and investigate subgroups of patients who may not benefit from this treatment. MATERIALS AND METHODS Radical prostatectomy was performed in 83 patients with T3 prostate cancer. The patients were divided in subgroups with T3G1 to 2 and T3G3 tumors, which were evaluated for clinical progression, local recurrence, distant… CONTINUE READING