Prostate Cancer

Newer Prostate Cancer Agents Not Free Of Heart Risk

(MedPage Today) -- Patients with three or more cardiac conditions were at highest risk of early death
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Imaging Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Is Psma Pet-ct Post-surgery The Future?

(MedPage Today) -- Higher diagnostic accuracy of novel tracer versus standard of care, study suggests
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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It's Official – Google Ai Gives You Cancer ...diagnosis In Real Time: Neural Net Can Spot Breast,...

Boffins spill beans on super 'scope machine-learning tech Google Health's so-called augmented-reality microscope has proven surprisingly accurate at detecting and diagnosing cancerous tumors in real time.…
Related topics: Google, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Microscopes

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Comorbid Cvd May Up Mortality With Adt For Prostate Cancer

TUESDAY, Aug. 13, 2019 -- Elderly prostate cancer patients with preexisting cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) using abiraterone acetate (AA) or enzalutamide (ENZ) have higher short-term mortality compared with their counterparts without CVDs,...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology

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Testosterone May Be Safe After Prostate Cancer Treatment

Studies show similar survival in men who used testosterone after radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy compared with those who did not. Medscape Urology
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Risks Of Novel Oral Prostate Cancer Therapies And Pre-existing Conditions

Common prostate cancer therapy may increase short-term risk of death in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions.
Related topics: Oral Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Cardiology

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Adjuvant Rt May Cut Recurrence In Some With Prostate Cancer

MONDAY, Aug. 12, 2019 -- Adjuvant radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy compared with surgery alone may prolong biochemical recurrence-free survival in patients with locally advanced prostate cancer, according to a study published online July...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances Of Prostate Cancer Survival

According to the American Cancer Society, approximately one in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. It's both the second most common cancer and second most common cause of cancer death in American men. Early detection...
Related topics: American Cancer Society, Cancer, Oncology

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Despite Treatment, Elderly Cancer Patients Have Worse Outcomes If Hiv-positive

Elderly cancer patients who are HIV-positive, particularly those with prostate and breast cancers, have worse outcomes compared to cancer patients in the same age range who do not have HIV. A Moffitt Cancer Center researcher, in collaboration with...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, HIV, Virus, Medical Research

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New Imaging Method Is More Effective At Detecting Prostate Cancer Recurrence Than Standard Scan

Researchers from the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center undertook a head-to-head comparison of two imaging techniques and have concluded that prostate-specific membrane antigen imaging is more effective in detecting the location of the...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Monthly News Roundup - July 2019

Bayer's Nubeqa for Prostate Cancer Treatment Approved Three Months Early The FDA has approved Bayer's Nubeqa (darolutamide), an androgen receptor inhibitor (ARi), for the treatment of patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Food And Drug Administration

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Fda Approval For Darolutamide In Prostate Cancer

Darolutamine has been approved for use in nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. It joins two other antiandrogens, apalutamide and enzalutamide. FDA Approvals
Related topics: Food And Drug Administration, Cancer, Oncology

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Gadzooks! And Egads! Another Dilemma In Prostate Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Gadolinium scans present yet another thorny decision for patients on active surveillance
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Medical News Today: Prostate Cancer: The Role Of The Microbiome

Scientists investigated the microbiome of prostate fluid and found differences between people with prostate cancer and people without the condition.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Microbiome

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Researchers Find Evidence A Cancer Drug May Be Extended To Many More Patients

Drugs currently used to treat less than 10 percent of breast cancer patients could have broader effectiveness in treating all cancers, including ovarian and prostate cancers.
Related topics: Medical Research, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Oncology

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Discovery Shows How Difficult-to-treat Prostate Cancer Evades Immune System

Discovery shows how difficult-to-treat prostate cancer evades immune system and reports pre-clinical development of novel treatment and potential for combination use with immunotherapy drugs.
Related topics: Medical Research, Cancer, Oncology

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Paige Details First Ai Pathology Tech With Clinical-grade Accuracy In New Research Paper

Medical tech and computational pathology startup Paige has published a new article in the peer-reviewed medical journal Nature Medicine, detailing its artificial intelligence-based detection system for identifying prostate cancer, skin cancer and...
Related topics: Medical Research, Startup, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Skin Cancer, Oncology

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Shorter Courses Of Proton Therapy Can Be Just As Effective On Prostate Cancer

Treating prostate cancer with higher doses of proton therapy over a shorter amount of time leads to similar outcomes when compared to standard dose levels and treatments and is safe for patients, according to a new study examining the risk of...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Hormone Treatment For Prostate Cancer Linked To Heightened Alzheimer's Risk

MONDAY, July 8, 2019 -- Soon after a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, drugs that lower levels of testosterone are often offered as treatment, since testosterone fuels the cancer's growth. But a major new study suggests that this approach...
Related topics: Hormones, Cancer, Oncology, Alzheimer's Disease, Medical Research

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Medical News Today: Urine Test Can Help Diagnose Aggressive Prostate Cancer

New research introduces a diagnostic test for aggressive prostate cancer, which may help people 'avoid an unnecessary initial biopsy.'
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Biopsy

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