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Men's Health Update Nocturia, Reassurance Prompt Men to Seek Medical Care

Nocturia, Reassurance Prompt Men to Seek Medical Care

Overall, men with LUTS showed remarkably poor knowledge about their symptoms.

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Nocturia, Reassurance Prompt Men to Seek Medical Care

Nocturia, Reassurance Prompt Men to Seek Medical Care

Overall, men with LUTS showed remarkably poor knowledge about their symptoms.

Low Use of Active Surveillance of Prostate Cancer in U.S.

Low Use of Active Surveillance of Prostate Cancer in U.S.

Researchers find 12% or fewer U.S. men with low-risk prostate cancer opt for active surveillance.

Prostatitis Found to Increase Prostate Cancer Risk

Prostatitis Found to Increase Prostate Cancer Risk

Researchers observe no association between prostate cancer and urethritis, orchitis, or epididymitis.

Complications More Likely After Radiotherapy vs. Surgery for PCa

Complications More Likely After Radiotherapy vs. Surgery for PCa

Radiation treatment is associated with an increased risk of requiring minimally invasive urologic procedures.

Enzalutamide Superior to Bicalutamide for mCRPC

Enzalutamide Superior to Bicalutamide for mCRPC

In a phase 2 trial, enzalutamide treatment was associated with significantly longer progression-free survival.

Prostate Cancer-specific Comorbidity Index Stratifies Mortality Risk

Prostate Cancer-specific Comorbidity Index Stratifies Mortality Risk

Age-adjusted prostate cancer-specific comorbidity index strongly predictive of other-cause mortality.

Genomic Prostate Score Predicts PCa Recurrence, Adverse Pathology

Genomic Prostate Score Predicts PCa Recurrence, Adverse Pathology

Each 20-unit increment in GPS was associated with a more than 2-fold increased likelihood of recurrence.

Weekend Hospitalizations Worsen Outcomes for Metastatic PCa Patients

Weekend Hospitalizations Worsen Outcomes for Metastatic PCa Patients

They are more likely to die and suffer complications compared with those admitted on weekdays.

Palliative Radiation May Ease Pelvic Tumor Symptoms in CRPC Patients

Palliative Radiation May Ease Pelvic Tumor Symptoms in CRPC Patients

The treatment was most effective in relief of macroscopic hematuria.

Prostate Cancer Treatment May Increase Colorectal Cancer Risk

Prostate Cancer Treatment May Increase Colorectal Cancer Risk

Researchers observed greater incidences of colorectal cancer among patients who underwent bilateral orchiectomy, surgery, and ADT.

Prostate Health Index Predicts Post-RARP Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Prostate Health Index Predicts Post-RARP Prostate Cancer Recurrence

A PHI of 82 discriminated between patients with and without biochemical recurrence.

Distress Factors in Newly Diagnosed PCa Patients Identified

Distress Factors in Newly Diagnosed PCa Patients Identified

Factors include younger age, aggressive disease, and concern that their malignancy is uncontrollable.

Smoking Increases Risk of Prostate Cancer Recurrence After Surgery

Smoking Increases Risk of Prostate Cancer Recurrence After Surgery

Smoking cessation for 10 or more years, however, mitigates that risk.

AR-V7 Positive PCa Patients Remain Sensitive to Taxane Chemo

AR-V7 Positive PCa Patients Remain Sensitive to Taxane Chemo

Androgen receptor splice variant 7 (AR-V7) detection may serve as treatment biomarker in castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Increases Metabolic Syndrome

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Increases Metabolic Syndrome

Researchers observed increases in components of metabolic syndrome and in the prevalence of full metabolic syndrome among men with prostate cancer treated with ADT.

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