External Irradiation of Poorly Differentiated Prostatic Carcinoma
Esposti (1) reported on 469 cases of prostatic carcinoma of all grades who were given hormone treatment at the Karolinska Sjukhuset in Stockholm. The survival rate up to five years in this series is given in Fig. 1. However in the patients with grade 3 carcinoma and without evidence of dissemination the five-year survival was only 14%.
KeywordsProstatic Carcinoma Aspiration Biopsy External Irradiation Palpable Tumor Estramustine Phosphate
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