Latest Robotic prostatectomy Stories

2010-10-18 17:25:10

A first-ever, long-term study of patients who underwent robot-assisted surgery to remove their cancerous prostates found that nearly 87 percent of them had no recurrence of the disease after five years.

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.

2010-09-29 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest medical robotic conference will convene Jan.

2010-09-21 18:15:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A board-certified urologist and oncologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of urologic diseases, kidney cancer, bladder cancer, and prostate cancer, Dr. David B.

2010-09-14 15:07:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- When given a diagnosis of prostate cancer, the first step to undertake is how to treat it.

2010-09-08 17:35:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the National Cancer Institute, an estimated one in six American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime.

2010-08-25 16:07:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting in September, President Obama's Affordable Care Act will go into effect. The act mandates free preventative services such as cholesterol or breast cancer screenings and tetanus shots.

2010-08-17 15:58:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study by The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), new evidence proves the safety of a robotic prostatectomy with the lowest complication rates in prostate cancer treatment. This comes as no surprise to Dr.

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  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.