Greater effort should be directed at detecting and aggressively treating prostate cancer metastasis earlier, an approach made possible with the advent of highly sensitive and specific molecular imaging techniques and potent anticancer agents.
Longer prostate cancer-specific survival seen for specific subgroups, including those with the CYP1A2 AA genotype
Pelvic lymph node metastases visualized on PSMA PET/CT prior to prostate cancer surgery independently predicts an increased risk for biochemical disease progression, a study found.
Of 19 patients with high-risk NMIBC treated with local docetaxel, 14 had prior BCG exposure.
Study included a large, contemporary cohort of patients with T1a renal cell carcinoma undergoing partial nephrectomy or local tumor destruction.
Sleep apnea and related hypoxia more severe in obstructive sleep apnea patients with cancer compared with those without cancer
Acupuncture and moxibustion, which are sometimes used together, have shown promise in reducing insomnia in patients with cancer.
Adjuvant pembrolizumab could be a new standard of care for patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma at increased risk of recurrence after nephrectomy, according to researchers.
Study revealed an objective response rate consistent with that observed in the CheckMate 214 clinical trial and a low rate of treatment-related adverse events.
But rate of retrograde ejaculation higher following many surgical procedures for benign prostatic hyperplasia