Article Abstract

No survival difference between super extended and standard lymph node dissection at radical cystectomy: what can we learn from the first prospective randomized phase III trial?

Authors: Tim Muilwijk, Murat Akand, Thomas Gevaert, Steven Joniau


Radical cystectomy (RC) with pelvic lymph node dissection (LND) is the standard of care local treatment for patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) (≥ pT2) (1,2).