Items Tagged ‘regimen’

October 3rd, 2016

Different Treatment Options Appear Equally Effective in Early Prostate Cancer


Among men with early prostate cancer that is detected through prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, treatment with either surgery, radiation therapy, or monitoring until progression all appear to provide approximately the same survival rates at 10 years. Spread of cancer, however, was higher among those whose cancer was monitored until progression. These results were recently published […]

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