Preoperative hypogonadism is not an independent predictor of high-risk disease in patients undergoing radical prostatectomy

Andrea Salonia, Andrea Gallina, Alberto Briganti, Firas Abdollah, Nazareno Suardi, Umberto Capitanio, Renzo Colombo, Massimo Freschi, Patrizio Rigatti, Francesco Montorsi

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Background: A study was undertaken to assess the association between either preoperative serum total testosterone (TT) or hypogonadism (defined as TT

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3953-3962
Number of pages10
JournalCancer
Volume117
Issue number17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2011

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Keywords

  • high risk
  • hypogonadism
  • pathologic grade
  • pathologic stage
  • prostate cancer
  • radical prostatectomy
  • testosterone

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

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Preoperative hypogonadism is not an independent predictor of high-risk disease in patients undergoing radical prostatectomy. / Salonia, Andrea; Gallina, Andrea; Briganti, Alberto; Abdollah, Firas; Suardi, Nazareno; Capitanio, Umberto; Colombo, Renzo; Freschi, Massimo; Rigatti, Patrizio; Montorsi, Francesco.

In: Cancer, Vol. 117, No. 17, 01.09.2011, p. 3953-3962.

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