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URO TODAY: Prostatectomy gives a far better survival rate for prostate cancer than radiation or hormone therapy, a new study found. READ MORE>

Prostatectomy for localised prostate cancer was associated with a significant and substantial reduction in mortality relative to radiation therapy and androgen-deprivation monotherapy.

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URO TODAY: Hormone treatment for prostate cancer slightly raises the risk of heart problems – but not enough to discredit hormone therapy as an effective option, according to a study of 76,000 men by UK and Swedish scientists. READ MORE>

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URO TODAY: Acupuncture provides excellent control of hot flashes in men undergoing androgen ablation therapy (hormone treatment) for prostate cancer, according to US researchers. READ MORE>

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US NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE: Scientists are making progress towards finding a life-extending treatment option for men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. READ MORE>

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URO TODAY: Of all cancers, prostate cancer is the most sensitive to hormones: it is thus very important to take advantage of this unique property and to always use optimal androgen blockade when hormone therapy is the appropriate treatment.  READ MORE>

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URO TODAY: Acupuncture may stop hot flashes during hormone therapy for prostate cancer, according to early results in a small US trial. READ MORE>

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URO TODAY: The recovery of testosterone after long-term androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer is slow, according to a study of about 20 patients who had been receiving hormone drugs for a mean seven years. READ MORE>

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