A Randomized Trial of Modifications to Radical Prostatectomy


Condition: Prostate Cancer

Study Type: Interventional

Clinical Trials Identifier NCT 8-digits: NCT01407263

Sponsor: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Phase: Phase 3

Eligibility:

  • Age: minimum 21 Years maximum N/A
  • Gender: Male

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients do not have to be eligible for both modifications to be included in the study. Lymphadenectomy vs no lymphadenectomy:
  • Patients 21 years or older scheduled for radical prostatectomy for treatment of prostate cancer with one of the consenting surgeons at MSKCC Port site closure technique:
  • Patients 21 years or older scheduled for minimally-invasive radical prostatectomy for the treatment of prostate cancer with one of the consenting surgeons at MSKCC. Exclusion Criteria: Lymphadenectomy vs no lymphadenectomy
  • Presence of positive/suspicious pelvic nodes on MRI or CT (positive/suspicious defined as a pelvic node >15mm in short axis or a node with abnormal morphology such as roundness or irregularity or loss of fatty hilum
  • Any prior pelvic radiation therapy used to treat prostate cancer Port site closure technique:
  • There are no

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lymphadenectomy vs no lymphadenectomy
  • Presence of positive/suspicious pelvic nodes on MRI or CT (positive/suspicious defined as a pelvic node >15mm in short axis or a node with abnormal morphology such as roundness or irregularity or loss of fatty hilum
  • Any prior pelvic radiation therapy used to treat prostate cancer Port site closure technique:
  • There are no exclusion criteria for any of the modifications

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