Contemporary Role of Salvage Lymphadenectomy in Patients with Recurrence Following Radical Prostatectomy
Abdollah, Firas × Briganti, Alberto Montorsi, Francesco Stenzl, Arnulf Stief, Christian Tombal, Bertrand Van Poppel, Hendrik Touijer, Karim #
European Urology vol:67 issue:5 pages:839-849
Prostate cancer (PCa) patients with isolated clinical lymph node (LN) relapse, limited to the regional and/or retroperitoneal LNs, may represent a distinct group of patients who have a more favorable outcome than men with progression to the bone or to other visceral organs. Some data indirectly denote a beneficial impact of pelvic LN dissection on survival in these patients.