The bone marrow microenvironment represents a "metastatic niche" in which prostate cancer cells may persist and evade cytotoxic therapy. In order to study the biology of prostate cancer dissemination, we have established a safe and efficient method for performing pubic bone marrow aspiration at the time of radical prostatectomy. We herein describe our experience with this technique.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Urology Case Reports|
|State||Published - May 1 2016|
- Prostate cancer
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