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Title: Contemporary approaches for processing and handling of radical prostactomy specimens
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: Murcia : F. Hernández
ISSN: 0213-3911
Related subjects: 616.6 - Patología del sistema genitourinario
Keywords: Prostate neoplasms
Radical prostactomy
Abstract: Standardized protocols for processing radicalprostatectomy specimens are critical for superior patientmanagement. It provides accurate information to theclinician in a reliable and consistent format to enhancepatient care and prognosis. In recent years, processingprotocols have been proposed by various authoritativegroups, with similar suggestions for most parts of thepractice guidelines; however, discrepancy in processingapproaches still exists. Standardization improves thequality and consistency of pathology reports. In thisreview article, we incorporate the processing schemesfor radical prostatectomy addressed in literature andpropose a comprehensively standardized approach toevaluate radical prostatectomy specimens.
Primary author: Sung, Ming-Tse
Cheng, Liang
Published in: Histology and histopathology
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10201/42577
Document type: info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Number of pages / Extensions: 7
Rights: info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
Appears in Collections:Vol.25, nº2 (2010)



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