Salvage radical prostatectomy for radiorecurrent prostate cancer: morbidity revisited.

@article{Vaidya2000SalvageRP,
  title={Salvage radical prostatectomy for radiorecurrent prostate cancer: morbidity revisited.},
  author={Anil Vaidya and Mark S. Soloway},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2000},
  volume={164 6},
  pages={1998-2001}
}
PURPOSE With the advent of prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing and transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy there has been stage migration in the diagnosis of prostate cancer, so that more younger men are being diagnosed with organ confined prostate cancer. Many patients elect radiation therapy, while some have recurrent or new prostate cancer with absent systemic disease and life expectancy greater than 10 years. We present our experience with salvage radical prostatectomy in these… CONTINUE READING

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