Pelvic lymph node dissection during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: Efficacy, limitations, and complications - A systematic review of the literature Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Robotics

abstract

  • PLND during RARP can be performed effectively and safely. The overall number of nodes removed, the likelihood of node positivity, and the types and rates of complications of PLND are similar to pure laparoscopic and open retropubic procedures.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.03.057

PubMed ID

  • 23582879

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 7

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 65

number

  • 1