The prognostic role of preoperative chromogranin A expression in prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy.

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PURPOSES The aim was to analyze the prognostic role of preoperative chromogranin A CgA) as a marker of poor prognosis and recurrence after radical prostatectomy (RP) and to find a correlation with the other well known prognostic variables. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study comprises 306 patients with prostate cancer prospectively recruited who underwent RP… (More)

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@article{Masieri2012ThePR, title={The prognostic role of preoperative chromogranin A expression in prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy.}, author={Lorenzo Masieri and Michele Lanciotti and Paulo Gontero and Giansilvio Marchioro and Annalisa Mantella and Stefano Zaramella and Andrea Minervini and Alberto Lapini and Marco Carini and Sergio Serni}, journal={Archivio italiano di urologia, andrologia : organo ufficiale [di] Societa italiana di ecografia urologica e nefrologica}, year={2012}, volume={84 1}, pages={17-21} }