Standard Versus Limited Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection for Prostate Cancer in Patients With a Predicted Probability of Nodal Metastasis Greater Than 1% Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Standard lymph node dissection yields positive nodes more frequently and retrieves a higher total nodal count than the often performed pelvic lymph node dissection limited to the external iliac nodes. Standard pelvic lymph node dissection is feasible through a transperitoneal laparoscopic approach.

publication date

  • July 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2007.03.018

PubMed ID

  • 17499306

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 120

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 178

number

  • 1