Parameters with treatment outcome in lymph node positive prostate cancerUroToday.com – Dr. Hofer and colleagues report in the June issue of Urology that lymphovascular invasion and the nuclear grade of the primary prostate tumor independent predictors of PSA recurrence in men with lymph node positive CaP.
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