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Bladder Neck Dissection During Robotic Radical Prostatectomy

  • Thierry Piechaud
  • Filippo Annino
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Abstract

The approach to the bladder neck (BN) is the first critical step of antegrade laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. Its identification can be difficult in some cases, and a mistake at this point of the surgery can compromise the rest of the operation, influencing the next steps of dissection as well as the anastomosis.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Groupe Urologie Saint AugustinClinique Saint AugustinBordeauxFrance
  2. 2.St. Augustin ClinicBordeauxFrance

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