Structure of apex of prostate

Known as: Apex of Prostate, Apex of prostate gland, Apex prostatae 
The lowest part of the prostate gland adjacent to the superior fascia of the urogenital diaphragm.
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1952-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES The surgical margin status after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer has long been considered a powerful… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES To describe a technique for open nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy. METHODS The technique basically… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES To study interindividual variation in the cavernous nerve course near the rhabdosphincter and the apex of the prostate… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Prostatic carcinoma (Pca) at cystoprostatectomy is usually an incidental finding with the majority thought to be… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To assess the feasibility, and potential implications, of using intra-prostatic fiducial markers, rather than bony… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of puboprostatic ligament sparing and bladder neck preservation on postoperative continence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To investigate whether the use of transaxial and coronal MR imaging improves the ability to localize the apex of the… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE It is necessary to include the entire prostate in the high dose treatment volume when planning radical… (More)
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1995
1995
Post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence probably is multifactorial and sphincteric nerve injury could be a contributing cause… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Pathologic evaluation of tumor extent in a radical prostatectomy specimen for prostatic adenocarcinoma is extremely important in… (More)
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