Raj Pruthi, MD, MHA, FACS

Title(s)Professor, Urology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address550 16th. Street
San Francisco CA 94158
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    1. TERT promoter mutations and other prognostic factors in patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma treated with an immune checkpoint inhibitor. J Immunother Cancer. 2021 May; 9(5). de Kouchkovsky I, Zhang L, Philip EJ, Wright F, Kim DM, Natesan D, Kwon D, Ho H, Ho S, Chan E, Porten SP, Wong AC, Desai A, Huang FW, Chou J, Oh DY, Pruthi RS, Fong L, Small EJ, Friedlander TW, Koshkin V. PMID: 33980590.
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    2. Patient-reported Health Status, Comorbidity Burden, and Prostate Cancer Treatment. Urology. 2020 Dec 19. McMahon S, Basak R, Zhou X, Smith AB, Song L, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Tan HJ. PMID: 33352164.
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    3. Liposomal bupivacaine decreases post-operative length of stay and opioid use in patients undergoing radical cystectomy. Urology. 2020 Dec 02. Chu CE, Law L, Zuniga K, Lin TK, Tsourounis C, Rodriguez-Monguio R, Lazar A, Washington SL, Cooperberg MR, Greene KL, Carroll PR, Pruthi RS, Meng MV, Chen LL, Porten SP. PMID: 33278460.
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    4. Dedicated Residency Research Time and Its Relationship to Urologic Career Academic Success. Urology. 2020 Nov 07. Lee A, Namiri N, Rios N, Enriquez A, Hampson LA, Pruthi RS, Breyer BN. PMID: 33166543.
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    5. Rapid Utilization of Telehealth in a Comprehensive Cancer Center as a Response to COVID-19: Cross-Sectional Analysis. J Med Internet Res. 2020 07 06; 22(7):e19322. Lonergan PE, Washington Iii SL, Branagan L, Gleason N, Pruthi RS, Carroll PR, Odisho AY. PMID: 32568721.
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    6. Effect of COVID-19 on Urology Residency Training: A Nationwide Survey of Program Directors by the Society of Academic Urologists. J Urol. 2020 11; 204(5):1039-1045. Rosen GH, Murray KS, Greene KL, Pruthi RS, Richstone L, Mirza M. PMID: 32463716.
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    7. AUTHOR REPLY. Urology. 2020 May; 139:77. Gan ZS, Wood CM, Pruthi RS. PMID: 32418583.
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    8. Correlation of Relative Value Units With Surgical Complexity and Physician Workload in Urology. Urology. 2020 May; 139:71-77. Gan ZS, Wood CM, Hayon S, Deal A, Smith AB, Tan HJ, Pruthi RS. PMID: 32084413.
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    9. The Presence of Gender Bias in Letters of Recommendations Written for Urology Residency Applicants. Urology. 2019 12; 134:56-61. Filippou P, Mahajan S, Deal A, Wallen EM, Tan HJ, Pruthi RS, Smith AB. PMID: 31491451.
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    10. Robot-assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer (RAZOR): an open-label, randomised, phase 3, non-inferiority trial. Lancet. 2018 06 23; 391(10139):2525-2536. Parekh DJ, Reis IM, Castle EP, Gonzalgo ML, Woods ME, Svatek RS, Weizer AZ, Konety BR, Tollefson M, Krupski TL, Smith ND, Shabsigh A, Barocas DA, Quek ML, Dash A, Kibel AS, Shemanski L, Pruthi RS, Montgomery JS, Weight CJ, Sharp DS, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Gupta GN, Gorbonos A, Uchio EM, Skinner E, Venkatramani V, Soodana-Prakash N, Kendrick K, Smith JA, Thompson IM. PMID: 29976469.
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    11. Optimal Trial Design for Studying Urinary Markers in Bladder Cancer: A Collaborative Review. Eur Urol Oncol. 2018 08; 1(3):223-230. Lotan Y, Black PC, Caba L, Chang SS, Cookson MS, Daneshmand S, Kamat AM, McKiernan JM, Pruthi RS, Ritch CR, Steinberg GD, Svatek RS, Zwarthoff EC. PMID: 31102625.
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    12. The Expanding Role of Advanced Practice Providers in Urologic Procedural Care. Urology. 2017 08; 106:70-75. Langston JP, Duszak R, Orcutt VL, Schultz H, Hornberger B, Jenkins LC, Hemingway J, Hughes DR, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. PMID: 28435035.
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    13. Editorial Comment. Urology. 2017 06; 104:83. Pruthi RS, Filippou P. PMID: 28359533.
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    14. The Present and Future Challenges Facing Urology Departments at Academic Health Centers. Urology. 2017 Jun; 104:25-30. McCormick BJ, Pruthi RS. PMID: 28153591.
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    15. Projecting the Urology Workforce Over the Next 20 Years. Urology. 2016 Dec; 98:21-26. McKibben MJ, Kirby EW, Langston J, Raynor MC, Nielsen ME, Smith AB, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. PMID: 27491965.
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    16. Functional Outcomes Following Radical Cystectomy in Women with Bladder Cancer: A Systematic Review. Eur Urol Focus. 2017 02; 3(1):136-143. Smith AB, Crowell K, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME, Lee CT. PMID: 28720359.
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    17. Enhanced Recovery after Urological Surgery: A Contemporary Systematic Review of Outcomes, Key Elements, and Research Needs. Eur Urol. 2016 07; 70(1):176-187. Azhar RA, Bochner B, Catto J, Goh AC, Kelly J, Patel HD, Pruthi RS, Thalmann GN, Desai M. PMID: 26970912.
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    18. Radical Cystectomy Perioperative Care Redesign. Urology. 2015 Dec; 86(6):1076-86. Matulewicz RS, Brennan J, Pruthi RS, Kundu SD, Gonzalez CM, Meeks JJ. PMID: 26383615.
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    19. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy administration and time to cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer: An evaluation of transitions between academic and community settings. Urol Oncol. 2015 Sep; 33(9):386.e1-6. Rose TL, Deal AM, Basch E, Godley PA, Rathmell WK, Kim WY, Whang YE, Dunn MW, Wang A, Chen RC, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Smith AB, Milowsky MI. PMID: 26122712.
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    20. Nutritional predictors of complications following radical cystectomy. World J Urol. 2015 Aug; 33(8):1129-37. Johnson DC, Riggs SB, Nielsen ME, Matthews JE, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Smith AB. PMID: 25240535.
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    21. Impact of synchronous metastasis distribution on cancer specific survival in renal cell carcinoma after radical nephrectomy with tumor thrombectomy. J Urol. 2015 Feb; 193(2):436-42. Tilki D, Hu B, Nguyen HG, Dall'Era MA, Bertini R, Carballido JA, Chandrasekar T, Chromecki T, Ciancio G, Daneshmand S, Gontero P, Gonzalez J, Haferkamp A, Hohenfellner M, Huang WC, Koppie TM, Linares E, Lorentz CA, Mandel P, Martinez-Salamanca JI, Master VA, Matloob R, McKiernan JM, Mlynarczyk CM, Montorsi F, Novara G, Pahernik S, Palou J, Pruthi RS, Ramaswamy K, Rodriguez Faba O, Russo P, Shariat SF, Spahn M, Terrone C, Thieu W, Vergho D, Wallen EM, Xylinas E, Zigeuner R, Libertino JA, Evans CP. PMID: 25063493.
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    22. Enhanced recovery programmes for patients undergoing radical cystectomy. Nat Rev Urol. 2014 Aug; 11(8):437-44. Smith J, Pruthi RS, McGrath J. PMID: 25023593.
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    23. Enhanced recovery programmes: an important step towards going lean in healthcare. BJU Int. 2014 May; 113(5):685-6. Pruthi RS, Raynor MC. PMID: 24717058.
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    24. Muscle-invasive bladder cancer: evaluating treatment and survival in the National Cancer Data Base. BJU Int. 2014 Nov; 114(5):719-26. Smith AB, Deal AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Chen RC, Milowsky MI, Nielsen ME. PMID: 24325202.
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    25. Postoperative ileus after radical cystectomy: looking for answers to an age-old problem. Eur Urol. 2014 Aug; 66(2):273-4. Raynor MC, Pruthi RS. PMID: 24746972.
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    26. Metabolic syndrome as a predictor for postoperative complications after urologic surgery. Urology. 2014 May; 83(5):1051-9. Selph JP, Whited WM, Smith AB, Matthews J, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Woods ME. PMID: 24656508.
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    27. Sarcopenia as a predictor of complications and survival following radical cystectomy. J Urol. 2014 Jun; 191(6):1714-20. Smith AB, Deal AM, Yu H, Boyd B, Matthews J, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Woods ME, Muss H, Nielsen ME. PMID: 24423437.
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    28. Trends in stage-specific incidence rates for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder in the United States: 1988 to 2006. Cancer. 2014 Jan 01; 120(1):86-95. Nielsen ME, Smith AB, Meyer AM, Kuo TM, Tyree S, Kim WY, Milowsky MI, Pruthi RS, Millikan RC. PMID: 24122346.
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    29. Recent trends in the urology workforce in the United States. Urology. 2013 Nov; 82(5):987-93. Pruthi RS, Neuwahl S, Nielsen ME, Fraher E. PMID: 24055244.
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    30. Impact of histologic subtype on cancer-specific survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma and tumor thrombus. Eur Urol. 2014 Sep; 66(3):577-83. Tilki D, Nguyen HG, Dall'Era MA, Bertini R, Carballido JA, Chromecki T, Ciancio G, Daneshmand S, Gontero P, Gonzalez J, Haferkamp A, Hohenfellner M, Huang WC, Koppie TM, Lorentz CA, Mandel P, Martinez-Salamanca JI, Master VA, Matloob R, McKiernan JM, Mlynarczyk CM, Montorsi F, Novara G, Pahernik S, Palou J, Pruthi RS, Ramaswamy K, Rodriguez Faba O, Russo P, Shariat SF, Spahn M, Terrone C, Vergho D, Wallen EM, Xylinas E, Zigeuner R, Libertino JA, Evans CP. PMID: 23871402.
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    31. Who makes the decision regarding the treatment of clinically localized prostate cancer--the patient or physician?: results from a population-based study. Cancer. 2013 Jan 15; 119(2):421-8. Song L, Chen RC, Bensen JT, Knafl GJ, Nielsen ME, Farnan L, Wallen EM, Mishel M, Pruthi RS, Mohler JL, Godley PA. PMID: 22786794.
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    32. Oncologic outcomes for lymph node-positive urothelial carcinoma patients treated with robot assisted radical cystectomy: with mean follow-up of 3.5 years. Urol Oncol. 2013 Nov; 31(8):1621-7. Mmeje CO, Nunez-Nateras R, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Smith A, Wallen EM, Humphreys MR, Woods ME, Castle EP. PMID: 22534088.
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    33. Multi-institutional analysis of robotic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: perioperative outcomes and complications in 227 patients. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2012 Jan-Feb; 22(1):17-21. Smith AB, Raynor M, Amling CL, Busby JE, Castle E, Davis R, Nielsen M, Thomas R, Wallen EM, Woods M, Pruthi RS. PMID: 22142028.
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    34. Carcinoma in a cadaveric transplant kidney. Urology. 2012 Apr; 79(4):758-60. Manvar AM, Rathmell WK, Ferguson J, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Nolan N, Raynor MC. PMID: 22014593.
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    35. Peri- and postoperative outcomes of robot-assisted radical cystectomy (RARC). BJU Int. 2011 Sep; 108(6 Pt 2):969-75. Smith AB, Raynor MC, Pruthi RS. PMID: 21917099.
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    36. Elimination of preoperative mechanical bowel preparation in patients undergoing cystectomy and urinary diversion. Urol Oncol. 2013 Jan; 31(1):32-5. Raynor MC, Lavien G, Nielsen M, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS. PMID: 21719323.
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    37. Feasibility and outcomes of robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer in older patients. Urology. 2011 May; 77(5):1111-4. Coward RM, Smith A, Raynor M, Nielsen M, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS. PMID: 21333341.
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    38. Editorial comment. Urology. 2010 Feb; 75(2):398. Smith AB, Pruthi RS. PMID: 20152492.
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    39. A phase II trial of neoadjuvant erlotinib in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing radical cystectomy: clinical and pathological results. BJU Int. 2010 Aug; 106(3):349-54. Pruthi RS, Nielsen M, Heathcote S, Wallen EM, Rathmell WK, Godley P, Whang Y, Fielding J, Schultz H, Grigson G, Smith A, Kim W. PMID: 20089114.
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    40. Robotic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: surgical and pathological outcomes in 100 consecutive cases. J Urol. 2010 Feb; 183(2):510-4. Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME, Nix J, Smith A, Schultz H, Wallen EM. PMID: 20006884.
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    41. Fast track program in patients undergoing radical cystectomy: results in 362 consecutive patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Jan; 210(1):93-9. Pruthi RS, Nielsen M, Smith A, Nix J, Schultz H, Wallen EM. PMID: 20123338.
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    42. Impact of marital status in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. World J Urol. 2009 Aug; 27(4):573-6. Pruthi RS, Lentz AC, Sand M, Kouba E, Wallen EM. PMID: 19219612.
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    43. Preoperative tyrosine kinase inhibition as an adjunct to debulking nephrectomy. Urology. 2008 Oct; 72(4):864-8. Amin C, Wallen E, Pruthi RS, Calvo BF, Godley PA, Rathmell WK. PMID: 18684493.
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    44. Is robotic radical cystectomy an appropriate treatment for bladder cancer? Short-term oncologic and clinical follow-up in 50 consecutive patients. Urology. 2008 Sep; 72(3):617-20; discussion 620-2. Pruthi RS, Wallen EM. PMID: 18586308.
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    45. Clinical use of serum CA-125 levels in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder. Urol Oncol. 2009 Sep-Oct; 27(5):486-90. Kouba EJ, Lentz A, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS. PMID: 18555706.
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    46. Gum chewing stimulates bowel motility in patients undergoing radical cystectomy with urinary diversion. Urology. 2007 Dec; 70(6):1053-6. Kouba EJ, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS. PMID: 18158012.
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    47. Conservative management of low risk superficial bladder tumors. J Urol. 2008 Jan; 179(1):87-90; discussion 90. Pruthi RS, Baldwin N, Bhalani V, Wallen EM. PMID: 17997444.
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    48. Robotic assisted laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy: operative and pathological outcomes. J Urol. 2007 Sep; 178(3 Pt 1):814-8. Pruthi RS, Wallen EM. PMID: 17631334.
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    49. Incidence and risk factors of stomal complications in patients undergoing cystectomy with ileal conduit urinary diversion for bladder cancer. J Urol. 2007 Sep; 178(3 Pt 1):950-4. Kouba E, Sands M, Lentz A, Wallen E, Pruthi RS. PMID: 17632147.
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    50. Efficacy and safety of en bloc ligation of renal hilum during laparoscopic nephrectomy. Urology. 2007 Feb; 69(2):226-9. Kouba E, Smith AM, Derksen JE, Gunn K, Wallen E, Pruthi RS. PMID: 17275073.
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    51. Comparison of the clinical and pathologic staging in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Int Braz J Urol. 2007 Jan-Feb; 33(1):25-31; discussion 31-2. McLaughlin S, Shephard J, Wallen E, Maygarden S, Carson CC, Pruthi RS. PMID: 17335595.
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    52. Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and other NSAIDs in urology: current peril or future promise? Urology. 2006 Nov; 68(5):917-23. Pruthi RS, Kouba E, Carson CC, Wallen EM. PMID: 17113880.
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    53. The use of erythropoietin in patients undergoing radical prostatectomy: effects on hematocrit, transfusion rates and quality of life. Urol Int. 2006; 77(3):211-5. Gaston KE, Kouba E, Moore DT, Pruthi RS. PMID: 17033207.
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    54. Rationale for use of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors in prevention and treatment of bladder cancer. Urology. 2004 Oct; 64(4):637-42. Pruthi RS, Derksen E, Gaston K, Wallen EM. PMID: 15491687.
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    55. Value of urinary cytology in the diagnosis and management of urinary tract malignancies. Urology. 2004 Jun; 63(6):1009-16. Gaston KE, Pruthi RS. PMID: 15183936.
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    56. Retroperitoneal cyst of the lienorenal ligament. Urology. 2004 Feb; 63(2):379. Richman MN, Molitierno J, Pruthi RS. PMID: 14972498.
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    57. Reducing time to oral diet and hospital discharge in patients undergoing radical cystectomy using a perioperative care plan. Urology. 2003 Oct; 62(4):661-5; discussion 665-6. Pruthi RS, Chun J, Richman M. PMID: 14550438.
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    58. Overview of bladder cancer trials in the Cancer and Leukemia Group B. Cancer. 2003 Apr 15; 97(8 Suppl):2090-8. Small EJ, Halabi S, Dalbagni G, Pruthi R, Phillips G, Edelman M, Bajorin D, Cancer and Leukemia Group B . PMID: 12673701.
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    59. New onset vesicovaginal fistula after transurethral collagen injection in women who underwent cystectomy and orthotopic neobladder creation: presentation and definitive treatment. J Urol. 2000 Nov; 164(5):1638-9. Pruthi RS, Petrus CD, Bundrick WS JR. PMID: 11025723.
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    60. Prostate-specific antigen doubling times in patients who have failed radical prostatectomy: correlation with histologic characteristics of the primary cancer. Urology. 1997 May; 49(5):737-42. Pruthi RS, Johnstone I, Tu IP, Stamey TA. PMID: 9145980.
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    61. New technique of ureteral stent placement for impacted ureteral calculus: the glidewire loop technique. Urology. 1997 Apr; 49(4):614-7. Issa MM, Pruthi RS, McNamara DE. PMID: 9111636.
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    62. Use of serum concentration techniques to enhance early detection of recurrent prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy. Urology. 1997 Mar; 49(3):404-10. Pruthi RS, Haese A, Huland E, Stamey TA. PMID: 9123706.
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