Clinical Significance of Perineural Invasion in Prostate Needle Biopsy in Patients Diagnosed with Extraprostatic Extension and Seminal Vesicle Invasion after Radical Prostatectomy


BOZKURT O., ÇELİK S., Demir O., Gurboga O., Tuna B., YÖRÜKOĞLU K., ...More

UROONKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF UROONCOLOGY, vol.14, no.1, pp.5-7, 2015 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/uob.274
  • Journal Name: UROONKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF UROONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.5-7
  • Keywords: Extraprostatic extension, perineural invasion, prostate cancer, radical prostatectomy, seminal vesicle invasion
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The impact of perineural invasion (PNI) finding in prostate needle biopsy on extraprostatic extension and grade and seminal vesicle invasion were investigated in this study.