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2006-03-14 13:22:59

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men with early, slow-growing prostate cancer may safely wait up to six months before starting treatment, a new study suggests.

2005-11-17 14:20:00

In men with prostate cancer, a small prostate size is associated with higher grade, more advanced prostate cancer, and a greater risk of disease progression, according to a new report.

2005-08-16 12:38:33

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men who are overweight are more likely than thinner men to be diagnosed with prostate cancers that are less likely to be detected on screening and more likely to be aggressive, according to a report in the medical journal Urology.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.