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Vesicourethral Anastomotic Stenosis After Open or Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Retropubic Prostatectomy—Results from the Laparoscopic Prostatectomy Robot Open Trial

Modig, Katarina Koss ; Godtman, Rebecka Arnsrud ; Bjartell, Anders LU ; Carlsson, Stefan ; Haglind, Eva ; Hugosson, Jonas ; Månsson, Marianne LU ; Steineck, Gunnar ; Thorsteinsdottir, Thordis and Tyritzis, Stavros , et al. (2019) In European Urology Focus
Abstract

We investigated the risk of developing anastomotic stenosis after radical prostatectomy and found it to be twice as high after open surgery as after robot-assisted prostatectomy. The risk seems to be associated with the number of sutures/takes in the anastomosis.

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  abstract     = {<p>We investigated the risk of developing anastomotic stenosis after radical prostatectomy and found it to be twice as high after open surgery as after robot-assisted prostatectomy. The risk seems to be associated with the number of sutures/takes in the anastomosis.</p>},
  author       = {Modig, Katarina Koss and Godtman, Rebecka Arnsrud and Bjartell, Anders and Carlsson, Stefan and Haglind, Eva and Hugosson, Jonas and Månsson, Marianne and Steineck, Gunnar and Thorsteinsdottir, Thordis and Tyritzis, Stavros and Lantz, Anna Wallerstedt and Wiklund, Peter and Stranne, Johan},
  issn         = {2405-4569},
  language     = {eng},
  month        = {11},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {European Urology Focus},
  title        = {Vesicourethral Anastomotic Stenosis After Open or Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Retropubic Prostatectomy—Results from the Laparoscopic Prostatectomy Robot Open Trial},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2019.10.012},
  doi          = {10.1016/j.euf.2019.10.012},
  year         = {2019},
}