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2010-12-14 11:54:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study in the journal Cancer shows that staging prostate cancer that has not metastasized beyond the prostate gland does predict the outcome, prognosis or risk of cancer recurrence after a radical prostatectomy.

2010-12-08 15:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Androgen deprivation therapy has often been prescribed as a prostate cancer treatment for low-risk prostate cancer patients. This therapy for treating prostate cancer had previously been blamed for increased risk of cardiovascular disease and heart conditions.

2010-11-17 14:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technique has been discovered that could potentially impact research of prostate cancer and how the tumor functions. The technique surgically removes a normal and cancerous prostate gland and keeps it alive and functioning in a lab for up to a week.

2010-11-10 17:40:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspirin comes to the rescue again, as a potential prostate cancer treatment option.

2010-11-02 16:57:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), compared to men in 1999, American men in 2006 that were fighting prostate cancer were 45% less likely to die from the disease.

2010-10-27 17:27:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Drugs, known as gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists, may raise diabetes and heart risk and, as a result, now need new warnings. U.S.

2010-10-26 14:37:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- British scientists have identified a protein in urine that can help indicate which patients are at an increased risk of developing prostate cancer.

2010-10-05 12:51:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a report from San Francisco General Hospital, low-income men are more likely to have advanced prostate cancer compared to their financially secure peers.

2010-09-29 17:26:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Samadi invented the SMART Surgery Technique (Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique) by using the oncologic principles for prostate cancer treatment he has learned in his long career and combining them with his open radical prostatectomy skills.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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