Do pelvic dimensions and prostate location contribute to the risk of experiencing complications after radical prostatectomy? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Pelvis
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Prostate
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • We report the largest cohort of patients where pelvic dimensions were evaluated in a standardized manner on preoperative MRI aimed at assessing anatomic factors and their impact on complications after radical prostatectomy. None of the measurements could significantly predict the likelihood of developing medical or surgical complications.

publication date

  • November 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.010171.x

PubMed ID

  • 21443652

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1566

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 108

number

  • 10