What importance does radical prostatectomy have in lymph node-positive cancer of the prostate?

@article{Huland2016WhatID,
  title={What importance does radical prostatectomy have in lymph node-positive cancer of the prostate?},
  author={Hartwig Huland},
  journal={Der Urologe},
  year={2016},
  volume={37},
  pages={138-140}
}
Improved diagnostic procedures prior to radical prostatectomy have led to a reduced rate of positive lymphnodes in patients with clinical stage T1–T2 prostate cancer. According to current datas prolongation of survival following radical prostatectomy alone in patients with positive lymphnodes is not certain. Whether the recurrence free interval is prolonged… CONTINUE READING