What would happen if neurovascular bundles were left behind in radical retropubic prostatectomy?


Akbulut Z., KANDEMİR O., Atmaca A. F. , DEMİRCİ D. A. , Dogan B. , Canda A. E. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.43, no.3, pp.448-454, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1209-71
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.448-454

Abstract

Aim: To evaluate whether nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy (NSRP) results in a residual tumor in the remaining neurovascular bundle (NVB).