Does the time from biopsy to surgery affect biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Prostate
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • The time from biopsy to RP did not influence the probability of BCR for men who had RP within a year of diagnosis, even for those considered to be at high risk of BCR. Instead, the clinical and pathological features of the cancer provided the best estimate of the risk of BCR.

publication date

  • October 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2005.05763.x

PubMed ID

  • 16153197

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 773

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 96

number

  • 6