Anatomy of accessory pudendal arteries in laparoscopic radical prostatectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arteries
  • Prostate
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • APAs are more frequent than previously reported in the surgical literature. To our knowledge apical APAs have never been reported previously. The visualization and accessibility advantages of laparoscopy may account for a higher intraoperative APA identification rate. Their roles in continence and potency remain to be determined.

publication date

  • August 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.ju.0000165339.59532.66

PubMed ID

  • 16006885

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 523

end page

  • 6; discussion 526

volume

  • 174

number

  • 2