Prostatectomy

Known as: Med: Prostatectomy, prostate resections, Prostatectomies 
Complete or partial surgical removal of the prostate. Three primary approaches are commonly employed: suprapubic - removal through an incision above… (More)

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1936-2017
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Timothy J. Wilt, M.D., M.P.H., Michael K. Brawer, M.D., Karen M. Jones, M.S., Michael J. Barry, M.D., William J. Aronson, M.D… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE An increasing serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level is the initial sign of recurrent prostate cancer among patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Local failure after prostatectomy can arise in patients with cancer extending beyond the capsule. We did a randomised… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT The natural history of biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy can be long but variable. Better risk… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Men treated for clinically localized prostate cancer with either radical prostatectomy or external beam radiotherapy… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE We analyzed the long-term progression-free probability after radical retropubic prostatectomy in a consecutive series of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Patients with prostate cancer and their physicians need knowledge of treatment options and their potential complications… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Interstitial radiation (implant) therapy is used to treat clinically localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate, but how it… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Few published studies have combined clinical prognostic factors into risk profiles that can be used to predict the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
This study was undertaken to identify the cause of impotence in men undergoing radical prostatectomy, with the hope that this… (More)
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