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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.
Cabazitaxel therapy may be more effective in treating prostate cancer

Cabazitaxel therapy may be more effective in treating prostate cancer

GenomeDx announces publication of positive validation study for Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier

GenomeDx announces publication of positive validation study for Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier

Prostate cancer patients with detectable post-operative PSA should receive more aggressive treatment

Prostate cancer patients with detectable post-operative PSA should receive more aggressive treatment

ArborMetrix's RegistryMetrix analytics platform selected for UNC's urology department

ArborMetrix's RegistryMetrix analytics platform selected for UNC's urology department

Palmetto GBA issues positive coverage policy for GenomeDx's Decipher prostate cancer test

Palmetto GBA issues positive coverage policy for GenomeDx's Decipher prostate cancer test

Study: Common prostate cancer therapy exposes low-risk patients to more adverse side effects

Study: Common prostate cancer therapy exposes low-risk patients to more adverse side effects

Researchers develop genetic test to predict prostate cancer recurrence

Researchers develop genetic test to predict prostate cancer recurrence

New DNA-based test could better predict treatment outcomes for prostate cancer patients

New DNA-based test could better predict treatment outcomes for prostate cancer patients

CMS publishes draft coverage decision for Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier

CMS publishes draft coverage decision for Decipher Prostate Cancer Classifier

Conventional laparoscopy less complicated than robot-assisted surgery for benign gynecologic conditions

Conventional laparoscopy less complicated than robot-assisted surgery for benign gynecologic conditions

Metamark expands prostate cancer test services to include PROGENSAPCA3 assay

Metamark expands prostate cancer test services to include PROGENSAPCA3 assay

Study: US experienced widespread adoption of robot-assisted prostate removal surgery in recent years

Study: US experienced widespread adoption of robot-assisted prostate removal surgery in recent years

Study reveals treatment trends for prostate cancer in Japan

Study reveals treatment trends for prostate cancer in Japan

Pelvic anatomy changes after prostatectomy linked to LUTS

Pelvic anatomy changes after prostatectomy linked to LUTS

Robot-assisted surgery to control prostate cancer effective in controlling disease for 10 years

Robot-assisted surgery to control prostate cancer effective in controlling disease for 10 years

Study: Most physicians don't recommend active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer

Study: Most physicians don't recommend active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer

ProMark test for prostate cancer meets primary endpoint

ProMark test for prostate cancer meets primary endpoint

Robot-assisted surgery for removing cancerous prostate glands as safe as open surgery, but expensive

Robot-assisted surgery for removing cancerous prostate glands as safe as open surgery, but expensive

Findings suggest usage of statins after surgery may reduce risk of prostate cancer recurrence

Findings suggest usage of statins after surgery may reduce risk of prostate cancer recurrence

Noninvasive technique detects prostate cancer using an electronic nose

Noninvasive technique detects prostate cancer using an electronic nose