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Comparative evaluation of radiation treatments for clinically localized prostate cancer: an update


Source: Centers of Medicare With the advent of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test in the 1990s, the lifetime risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer in the United States has nearly doubled to twenty percent.  However, the risk of dying … Continue reading

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Radical Prostatectomy or Radiotherapy in High-Risk Prostate Cancer


Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2014 Feb 6. pii: S1558-7673(14)00018-4. doi: 10.1016/j.clgc.2014.01.010. [Epub ahead of print] Radical Prostatectomy or Radiotherapy in High-Risk Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review and Metaanalysis. Petrelli F1, Vavassori I2, Coinu A3, Borgonovo K3, Sarti E4, Barni S3. Author … Continue reading

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