Association between Hormonal Evaluation Before Prostate Needle Biopsy and Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer

ÇELİK S., BOZKURT O., Yildiz H. A., Demir O., Tuna B., YÖRÜKOĞLU K., ...More

UROONKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF UROONCOLOGY, vol.15, no.2, pp.52-56, 2016 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/uob.638
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.52-56
  • Keywords: Extraprostatic extension, seminal vesicle invasion, testosterone, locally advanced prostate cancer, biochemical recurrence, SERUM TESTOSTERONE LEVEL, RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY, PATHOLOGICAL STAGE, ANTIGEN, POPULATION, RECURRENCE, CARCINOMA, PREDICTOR, SURVIVAL
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: In this study, patients hormonally evaluated before prostate needle biopsy were considered among the ones who underwent radical prostatectomy (RRP) due to prostate adenocarcinoma and had locally advanced pathological stage (T3). The relationship between pathology results and cancer prognosis with hormonal data was investigated in these patients.