Radical retropubic prostatectomy: A review of outcomes and side-effects

@article{Hugosson2011RadicalRP,
  title={Radical retropubic prostatectomy: A review of outcomes and side-effects},
  author={Jonas Hugosson and Johan Stranne and Sigrid V. Carlsson},
  journal={Acta Oncologica},
  year={2011},
  volume={50},
  pages={92 - 97}
}
Abstract Background. Radical prostatectomy (RP) is worldwide probably the most common procedure to treat localized prostate cancer (PC). Due to a more widespread use of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) testing, patients operated today are often younger and have organ confined disease justifying a more preservative surgery. At the same time, surgical technique has improved resulting in lower risk of permanent side-effects. This paper aims to give an overview of results from modern surgery… 

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