Pelvic lymph node dissection for patients with elevated risk of lymph node invasion during radical prostatectomy: Comparison of open, laparoscopic and robot-assisted procedures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Laparoscopy
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Pelvis
  • Prostatectomy
  • Robotics

abstract

  • PLND, including hypogastric nodal packet, can be performed by any surgical approach, with slightly different yields but similar pathologic outcomes. Individual surgeon commitment to PLND may be more important than approach.

publication date

  • June 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3357075

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/end.2011.0266

PubMed ID

  • 22050490

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 748

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 26

number

  • 6