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Table 1 Patient baseline characteristics

From: Low rate of lymphedema after extended pelvic lymphadenectomy followed by pelvic irradiation of node-positive prostate cancer

Variable No of patients (n=26) %
Age at diagnosis (years)   
≥70 11 42
60-70 13 50
<60 2 8
Gleason score   
6-7 6 23
8 6 23
>8 14 54
PSA (at diagnosis)   
<10 5 19
10-20 8 31
20-50 12 46
>50 1 4
Prostate volume (at diagnosis)   
<50 16 62
≥50 6 23
No. of pos lymph nodes   
1 15 58
2 8 31
3 2 8
Lymph node density (% pos nodes)   
<10 16 62
10-20 3 12
≥20 4 15
T stage   
1-2 5 19
3-4 21 81
N stage   
1 25 96
X 1 4
HT   
Neo-adjuvant 26 100
Adjuvant 23 88
  1. HT= hormone therapy.