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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.
Prostate cancer survivors have persistent fear of cancer recurrence, study reveals

Prostate cancer survivors have persistent fear of cancer recurrence, study reveals

Multimodality therapy critical for treating more aggressive prostate cancers

Multimodality therapy critical for treating more aggressive prostate cancers

Topical drug regenerates, restores function of erectile nerves damaged by radical prostatectomy

Topical drug regenerates, restores function of erectile nerves damaged by radical prostatectomy

UCLA, UCSF obtain FDA approval for PSMA PET imaging in men with prostate cancer

UCLA, UCSF obtain FDA approval for PSMA PET imaging in men with prostate cancer

Cost of prostate cancer treatment can be a major source of stress for men, their families

Cost of prostate cancer treatment can be a major source of stress for men, their families

Cerenkov luminescence imaging can accurately assess surgical margins during radical prostatectomy

Cerenkov luminescence imaging can accurately assess surgical margins during radical prostatectomy

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

Dartmouth receives $2.5 million to develop device for detecting tumor left behind during surgery

Dartmouth receives $2.5 million to develop device for detecting tumor left behind during surgery

Health disparities negatively impact various groups of people

Health disparities negatively impact various groups of people

Novel radiotracer is an effective option for staging of prostate cancer

Novel radiotracer is an effective option for staging of prostate cancer

AI helps reveal apparent cellular distinctions between black and white cancer patients

AI helps reveal apparent cellular distinctions between black and white cancer patients

Study: Most men choosing surgery for prostate cancer do not regret their decisions

Study: Most men choosing surgery for prostate cancer do not regret their decisions

Men with prostate cancer can be spared postoperative radiotherapy

Men with prostate cancer can be spared postoperative radiotherapy

Researchers are working to develop new biosensor for detecting recurrence of prostate cancer

Researchers are working to develop new biosensor for detecting recurrence of prostate cancer

World’s first clinical guidance on anal sex after prostate cancer treatments

World’s first clinical guidance on anal sex after prostate cancer treatments

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

Black patients less likely to adopt active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer than white men

Black patients less likely to adopt active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer than white men

Biomarker may help identify prostate cancer patients at increased risk of metastasis

Biomarker may help identify prostate cancer patients at increased risk of metastasis

Updated ASTRO/AUA Guideline on adjuvant and salvage radiotherapy after prostatectomy

Updated ASTRO/AUA Guideline on adjuvant and salvage radiotherapy after prostatectomy

Hormonal treatment associated with depression in men with prostate cancer

Hormonal treatment associated with depression in men with prostate cancer