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Prostatectomy, Retropubic

Known as: Prostatectomies, Retropubic, Retropubic Prostatectomies, Retropubic prostatectomy 
The surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland through a lower abdominal (retropubic) incision.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Open nerve-sparing retropubic prostatectomy (nsRP) is still the most common surgical approach for the treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Conflicting results exist regarding the value of an extended pelvic lymph node dissection (PLND) in node-positive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of the early use of the vacuum erection device (VED) on erectile dysfunction (ED) and penile… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
o the Editor: Pain is an undesirable, inevitable, yet predictable conequence of surgery in patients after open retropubic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We report results in a series of 3,477 consecutive patients treated with anatomical nerve sparing radical retropubic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Recombinant activated factor VII (factor VIIa) has prohaemostatic effects in bleeding patients with coagulation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE There is an ongoing debate about the benefits of laparoscopic radical prostatectomy compared to the open retropubic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE We update results in a series of consecutive patients treated with anatomic radical retropubic prostatectomy regarding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Postoperative ileus is a concern among surgical patients.Epidural anesthesia and analgesia with local anesthetics can decrease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND This study was performed to evaluate the effect of positive margins, Gleason grade, and capsular penetration on… Expand
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