TITLE

Prostatectomy has highest long-term survival rates

AUTHOR(S)
Bankhead, Charles
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Urology Times;Jun2000, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details findings of a study, conducted by Ashutosh Tewari and colleagues and presented at the annual American Urological Association (AUA) meeting, which showed that radical prostatectomy reduces prostate cancer mortality. Survival benefit of prostatectomy among patients with moderately or poorly differentiated tumors and minimal comorbidity; Predictor of the outcome with prostate cancer therapy.
ACCESSION #
3323251

 

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