1 in 20 RP patients need further surgery for incontinence within 15 years

A study just published in the Journal of Urology has suggested that (at least among patients in Ontario, Canada) one in every 20 men who undergo radical prostatectomy (RP) for treatment of localized prostate cancer will — within the following 15 years — require subsequent placement of an artificial urinary sphincter or a urinary sling. … READ MORE …