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Suitability of PSA-detected localised prostate cancers for focal therapy: experience from the ProtecT study.

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BACKGROUND: Contemporary screening for prostate cancer frequently identifies small volume, low-grade lesions. Some clinicians have advocated focal prostatic ablation as an alternative to more aggressive interventions to manage these lesions. To identify which patients might benefit from focal ablative techniques, we analysed the surgical specimens of a large sample of population-detected men undergoing radical prostatectomy as part of a randomised clinical trial. METHODS: Surgical specimens f...

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10.1038/bjc.2011.314

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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
105
Issue:
7
Pages:
931-937
Publication date:
2011-09-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:b51ec352-af1b-4fd5-89b4-0600014b5c17
Source identifiers:
172082
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pubs:172082

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