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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.
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

African American men with prostate cancer have significantly lower PSA density than Caucasian men

African American men with prostate cancer have significantly lower PSA density than Caucasian men

Study: Prostate surgery patients have unrealistic expectations regarding postoperative sexual function

Study: Prostate surgery patients have unrealistic expectations regarding postoperative sexual function

Transition Therapeutics Ireland signs agreement for investigator-led TT701 Phase 2 clinical study

Transition Therapeutics Ireland signs agreement for investigator-led TT701 Phase 2 clinical study

Myriad Genetics and Tufts Health Plan sign agreement to cover Prolaris® for members with localized prostate cancer

Myriad Genetics and Tufts Health Plan sign agreement to cover Prolaris® for members with localized prostate cancer

International study provides evidence of clear link between smoking and risk of prostate cancer

International study provides evidence of clear link between smoking and risk of prostate cancer

Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier predicts metastasis in patients treated with salvage radiation therapy

Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier predicts metastasis in patients treated with salvage radiation therapy

Current fee-for-service models in U.S. healthcare may jeopardize prostate surgery patients

Current fee-for-service models in U.S. healthcare may jeopardize prostate surgery patients

Quitting smoking can help improve outcomes after major urologic surgery

Quitting smoking can help improve outcomes after major urologic surgery

Novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand PET/CT effective for early detection of prostate cancer recurrence

Novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand PET/CT effective for early detection of prostate cancer recurrence

Researchers evaluate decision aids for patient's choice of localised prostate cancer treatment

Researchers evaluate decision aids for patient's choice of localised prostate cancer treatment

Research findings lay groundwork for improving treatment assessment for men with prostate cancer

Research findings lay groundwork for improving treatment assessment for men with prostate cancer

Cabazitaxel therapy may be more effective in treating prostate cancer

Cabazitaxel therapy may be more effective in treating prostate cancer