Mortality was greater with external beam radiotherapy across treatment-specific nomograms for predicting biochemical recurrence.
Researchers confident in this approach because candidates for active surveillance are a heavily screened population.
Growth in robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) use especially pronounced among surgeons at urban hospitals.
Meta-analysis shows that the risk is increased 20% with each 20 cigarettes smoked per day.
Objective evaluation of the methyl xanthines and their effects often shows advantage to caffeine consumption.
Low levels of human β-defensin 1 (DEFB1) in sperm may explain some of the common causes of male infertility.
When it comes to sexual desire, men and women manifest significant differences.
When it comes to erectile dysfunction (ED) in middle-aged men, testosterone may not be a key factor.
Urologic complications requiring hospital admission grew from 3.6% in 2000 to 3.9% in 2008, largely because of infections.
Men who had PSA relapse after receiving post-radical surgery salvage radiation therapy had a median overall survival of nearly 14 years.
Radiotherapy given within 6 months of radical prostatectomy reduces cancer-specific mortality in men with highly aggressive disease.
FDA has approved a supplemental new drug application for Stendra (avanafil) taken early as ~15 minutes before sexual activity.
Utilization rates jumped by double digits across prostate cancer risk groups from 2004 to 2011.
This benefit is not seen in patients who undergo radical prostatectomy, according to an updated meta-analysis.
Low-dose aspirin decreased the likelihood of acute genitourinary toxicity in prostate cancer by 27%.