radical prostatectomy

Known as: Radical prostatectomy by any approach, total prostatectomy, prostatectomies radical 
Surgery to remove the entire prostate. The two types of radical prostatectomy are retropubic prostatectomy (surgery through an incision in the wall… (More)
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1949-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE Long-term prostate cancer specific mortality after radical prostatectomy is poorly defined in the era of widespread… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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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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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Because the optimal timing of the institution of antiandrogen therapy for prostate cancer is controversial, we… (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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