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The impact of multiple biopsies on outcomes of nerve-sparing robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy.

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Active surveillance of prostate cancer patients involves subjecting them to multiple prostate biopsies, and we sought to investigate the effects of this on functional outcomes after robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP). Between May 2009 and December 2009, 367 patients who consecutively underwent RARP by a single surgeon were divided into two groups, one that had single prostate biopsy and another multiple biopsies before RARP. The groups were matched for significant clinicopathologic...

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10.1038/ijir.2012.9

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Journal:
International journal of impotence research
Volume:
24
Issue:
4
Pages:
161-164
Publication date:
2012-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1476-5489
ISSN:
0955-9930
Source identifiers:
414552
Language:
English
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pubs:414552
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uuid:0ad403d2-4771-4d58-8603-f77c93cad8bf
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pubs:414552
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2013-11-16

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