Radical retropubic prostatectomy

Known as: RRP, retropubic radical prostatectomy 
Surgery to remove all of the prostate and nearby lymph nodes through an incision in the wall of the abdomen.
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1951-2018
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Radical prostatectomy remains the mainstay for the treatment of localized prostate cancer. Long-term follow-up data showed… (More)
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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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2004
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2004
PURPOSE We updated a long-term cancer control outcome in a large anatomical radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP) series. We… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Early use of vasoactive agents has been shown to rehabilitate erectile function after nerve sparing radical retropubic… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES Robotic assistance may enhance the precision of anatomic dissection and increase the feasibility of performing… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE We analyzed the long-term progression-free probability after radical retropubic prostatectomy in a consecutive series of… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE We update results in a series of consecutive patients treated with anatomic radical retropubic prostatectomy regarding… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The new anatomical approach to radical retropubic prostatectomy with its nerve sparing option allows for preservation of… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We evaluated recovery of erections and urinary continence following anatomical radical retropubic prostatectomy in a series of… (More)
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