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2014-12-22 08:27:30

First study to show that the genomic signature of prostate cancer can predict rapid development of metastatic disease in men who were managed conservatively after surgery SAN DIEGO, Dec.

2012-06-27 17:33:49

Obese patients who need to have their appendixes removed fare better after a minimally invasive surgical procedure rather than an open operation.

2012-05-23 18:44:50

Mayo Clinic researchers will present findings on prostate cancer risk, screening, treatment and other urological research at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association May 19-23 in Atlanta.

2011-05-26 14:18:00

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new prostate cancer study published in the New England Journal of Medicine comparing surgical treatment to "watchful waiting" revealed important findings for patients newly diagnosed with prostate cancer and currently debating their treatment options.

2010-11-17 16:48:45

A research team from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated Kimmel Cancer Center (KCC) at Jefferson has concluded – for the first time – that a multidisciplinary clinic approach to aggressive prostate cancer can improve survival in patients.

2010-10-21 00:00:40

Mount Sinai Names David B. Samadi, MD, Vice-Chair of Department of Urology David B. Samadi, MD, has been named Vice Chair of the Department of Urology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. This appointment went into effect on October 6, 2010. New York, NY (Vocus) October 20, 2010 David B.

2010-09-30 16:52:00

A new test could reliably detect early increases in prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels — a biomarker commonly used to measure the recurrence of prostate cancer — in men who have undergone prostate cancer-treating surgery.

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