Risk of incisional hernia after minimally invasive and open radical prostatectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hernia, Ventral
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Minimally invasive radical prostatectomy was associated with a significantly increased risk of incisional hernia compared with open radical prostatectomy. This is a potentially remediable complication of prostate cancer surgery that warrants increased vigilance with respect to surgical technique.

publication date

  • November 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3810995

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2013.05.036

PubMed ID

  • 23688847

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1757

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 190

number

  • 5