Collecting and Storing Blood and Tumor Tissue Samples From Patients Undergoing Prostatectomy or Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Any patient undergoing a routine prostatectomy or TURP (transurethral resection of the prostate) may be asked to participate
Undergoing routine prostatectomy or transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)
5.1.1 Patient is undergoing routine prostatectomy or TURP.