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Research Article

Is Transforming Growth Factor-β Signaling Activated in Human Hypertrophied Prostate Treated by 5-Alpha Reductase Inhibitor?

Table 1

Patients characteristics.

VariantsGroup 1Group 2
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Age (years)68.9 ± 7.469.4 ± 6.9

Preoperative PSA3.3 ± 1.924.8 ± 3.9
Total prostate volume45.9 ± 18.748.2 ± 16.5
T-zone volume21.4 ± 13.020.3 ± 12.1
Resection volume19.8 ± 15.318.6 ± 16.6

PSA means prostate specific antigen. T-zone means transitional zone.

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