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Title: Impact of type of nerve sparing during robot assisted radical prostatectomy procedure on margin status and post-operative potency.
Epworth Authors: Harewood, Laurence
Keywords: Nerve Sparing
Robot Assisted
Radical Prostatectomy
Post-Operative Potency
Urological Cancers
Erectile Function
Robotic Surgery
Issue Date: Jul-2012
Conference Name: Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate: State of the Art Multi-Disciplinary Care in Urological Cancers, ANZUP 2012
Conference Location: Sydney Australia
Abstract: Background significance: Sparing of erectile nerves during radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer is important for recovery of potency, but may increase positive surgical margins (+SM). Objectives: This study aims to assess the impact of the type of nerve sparing at robot Assisted Radical Prostatectomy (RARP) on +SM and potency.
Type: Conference Paper
Appears in Collections:Cancer Services
Epworth Prostate Centre
UroRenal, Vascular

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