PCAN: February 2018
Prostate Cancer Radiation and Urethral Strictures: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis - Full Text ArticleBACKGROUND
We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the prevalence and predictors of urethral stricture development post radiation therapy (RT) for prostate cancer (PCa).
Published articles in PubMed/Medline, Cochrane, and Embase databases from January 2000 to April 2016 were queried. Inclusion criteria were any study that reported the prevalence of urethral strictures