Is there a relationship between the number of lymph nodes and disease parameters in patients who underwent retropubic prostatectomy


Demir A., Karadag M. A. , Turkeri L.

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, vol.46, no.8, pp.1537-1541, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-014-0692-3
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1537-1541
  • Keywords: Lymph nodes, Metastasis, Disease parameters, Prostate cancer, EXTENDED PELVIC LYMPHADENECTOMY, RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY, NODAL METASTASIS, POSITIVE NODES, CANCER, DISSECTION, MEN, PROBABILITY, PROGRESSION, EXPERIENCE
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

We aimed to establish the relationship between lymph nodes (LNs) counts that were removed with standard pelvic lymph node dissection (sPLND) and different disease parameters in patients who underwent radical prostatectomy (RP).