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pros·ta·tec·to·my

 (prŏs′tə-tĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. pros·ta·tec·to·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland.

prostatectomy

(ˌprɒstəˈtɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of all or a part of the prostate gland

pros•ta•tec•to•my

(ˌprɒs təˈtɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
excision of part or all of the prostate gland.
[1885–90]

prostatectomy

Surgery to remove the prostate.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prostatectomy - surgical removal of part or all of the prostate gland
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
Translations

pros·ta·tec·to·my

n. protatetomía, excisión de la próstata o de una parte de ésta.
perineal ______ perineal;
transversal ______ transversal;
___ by laser___ por láser;
radical ______ radical.

prostatectomy

n (pl -mies) prostatecto-mía
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International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP) Consensus Conference on Handling and Staging of Radical Prostatectomy Specimens: rationale and organization.
As many as 25% of men undergoing radical prostatectomy will relapse and may be offered hormonal treatment.
Five tissue punches (7 mm) were obtained from grossly benign tissue in 3 different radical prostatectomy samples at JHU from 2011.
Radical prostatectomy has been a challenging surgery since its introduction in 1905 by Hugh Hampton Young.
Open retropubic radical prostatectomy was performed with routine perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis with 400 mg of intravenous ciprofloxacin.
Diagnosed with prostate cancer six months ago, Prof Syed, aged 70, decided to have robotic radical prostatectomy at Medanta Hospital in the Indian state of Haryana.
Citation: Martha Kirstine Haahraef et al., A 12-Month Follow-up After a Single Intracavernous Injection of Autologous Adipose-derived Regenerative Cells in Patients with Erectile Dysfunction Following Radical Prostatectomy: An Open-label Phase I Clinical Trial, Urology, available online 27 June 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.06.018
Although leaving a temporary indwelling catheter is standard practice after radical prostatectomy to allow anastomotic healing, urinary catheterization represents a source of infection, significant discomfort, and anxiety for the patient following radical prostatectomy.
All the RARP procedures were performed by two surgeons without previous LRP experience, but with more than 10 years of practice in open radical prostatectomy. The technique used was transperitoneal with bilateral opening of the endopelvic fascia.
The current body of literature is scarce including only few sporadic case reports of infectious OM after urological procedures, especially following robotic assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP).
Keywords: Radical prostatectomy, incontinence, prostate cancer, robot assisted surgery
Schwartz and Lepor performed a prospective study of 104 patients who underwent open radical prostatectomy and reported on the impact after 12 months [15].