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Radical prostatectomy is surgery to remove all of the prostate gland and some of the tissue around it, to treat prostate cancer.
Advanced statistical modeling and analytic tools can make health care, medical data more meaningful

Advanced statistical modeling and analytic tools can make health care, medical data more meaningful

New PET radiotracer effectively detects early and advanced stages of prostate cancer

New PET radiotracer effectively detects early and advanced stages of prostate cancer

More than 1,000 patients at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals benefit from high-tech robot

More than 1,000 patients at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals benefit from high-tech robot

Researchers use patient prostate tissue to create new model for cancer research

Researchers use patient prostate tissue to create new model for cancer research

PITX2 methylation biomarker shows promise for predicting prostate cancer recurrence risk

PITX2 methylation biomarker shows promise for predicting prostate cancer recurrence risk

C-11 choline PET and MRI help physicians map patterns of prostate cancer recurrence after surgery

C-11 choline PET and MRI help physicians map patterns of prostate cancer recurrence after surgery

Researchers identify, validate three distinct molecular subtypes of prostate cancer

Researchers identify, validate three distinct molecular subtypes of prostate cancer

One single genomic fingerprinting could potentially miss smaller, more aggressive prostate tumors

One single genomic fingerprinting could potentially miss smaller, more aggressive prostate tumors

Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patients

Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patients

Changes in benign tissue adjacent to prostate tumors could better predict recurrence

Changes in benign tissue adjacent to prostate tumors could better predict recurrence

MRI-guided focal laser ablation could be feasible, safe in prostate cancer patients

MRI-guided focal laser ablation could be feasible, safe in prostate cancer patients

Robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy may reduce risk of blood loss, prolonged hospital stays in obese men

Robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy may reduce risk of blood loss, prolonged hospital stays in obese men

Salvage radical prostatectomy can improve outcomes in prostate cancer patients

Salvage radical prostatectomy can improve outcomes in prostate cancer patients

New study finds link between vitamin D deficiency and aggressive prostate cancer

New study finds link between vitamin D deficiency and aggressive prostate cancer

Light reflectance spectroscopy may lead to real-time tissue analysis during prostate cancer surgery

Light reflectance spectroscopy may lead to real-time tissue analysis during prostate cancer surgery

Active surveillance recommended for low-risk prostate cancer

Active surveillance recommended for low-risk prostate cancer

ASTRO's new research journal 'Advances in Radiation Oncology' closes first issue

ASTRO's new research journal 'Advances in Radiation Oncology' closes first issue

Study looks at post-treatment resources for prostate cancer patients transitioning to survivorship

Study looks at post-treatment resources for prostate cancer patients transitioning to survivorship

New prognostic biomarker may help determine risk of prostate cancer-related death

New prognostic biomarker may help determine risk of prostate cancer-related death

New imaging test detects prostate cancer much better than any other tests in use today

New imaging test detects prostate cancer much better than any other tests in use today