Definitive pathology at radical prostatectomy is commonly favorable in men following initial Active surveillance Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Prostate
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Watchful Waiting

abstract

  • Most patients who started initially on AS after undergoing confirmatory biopsy showed pathologically organ-confined disease with a low GS at RP. Such findings provide further evidence that, overall, AS is a safe treatment approach.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.08.001

PubMed ID

  • 23954083

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 214

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 66

number

  • 2