Prospective Randomized Study to Compare a Limited Versus Extended Pelvic Lymphadenectomy During Prostatectomy
This study is meant to show if the extension of lymphadenectomy during prostatectomy has an
influence of outcome of patients. Patients with indication to prostatectomy due to prostate
cancer will be included.
Both extensions of lymphadenectomy are used in hospitals as a free choice. This study shell
show if one method is more effective than the other.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
3-monthly Follow-up with PSA-measurement in blood
Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices