Table 1

Clinical characteristics of prostate cancer and benign prostate hypertrophy patients

Prostate cancer
 Total number177
 Median age (range)69 (49–80) yrs
 pT category
  pT10
  pT2118
  pT356
  pT43
 GS
  ≤433
  533
  631
  747
  ≥833
 Preoperative serum PSA
  <422
  4–1080
  >1075
Benign prostate hypertrophy
 Total number69
 Median age (range)75 (54–87) yrs