Positive surgical margins after radical prostatectomy: A systematic review and contemporary update Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Laparoscopy
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although positive margins in prostate cancer are considered an adverse oncologic outcome, their long-term impact on survival is highly variable and largely influenced by other risk modifiers. Adjuvant RT appears to be effective, but further study is required to determine whether early salvage RT is an equivalent alternative.

publication date

  • February 2014

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.07.039

PubMed ID

  • 23932439

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 303

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 65

number

  • 2