Gleason score at the margin can predict biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy, in addition to preoperative PSA and surgical margin status


ÖZKANLI S. Ş. , Zemheri I. E. , Yıldırım A. , Gur H. D. , BALBAY M. D. , Şenol S., et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.44, ss.397-403, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1303-128
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.397-403

Özet

Background/aim: To evaluate the relation between biochemical recurrence (BCR) of prostate cancer and the extent of positive surgical margins (PSMs), Gleason score (GS) of the tumor at the margins, and preoperative prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels.