AUA, ASTRO release new prostate cancer guideline
The American Urological Association (AUA) and the American Society for Radiatio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASTRO urges members to oppose Medicare payment cuts ASTRO calls proposed CMS cuts 'draconian' ASTRO members exhort Congress to block proposed Medicare cuts Guidelines revised for rad therapy after prostatectomy ASTRO releases new prostate radiation therapy guideline (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PDE5 Inhibitors for ED After Radical Prostatectomy PDE5 Inhibitors for ED After Radical Prostatectomy
Erectile dysfunction is a known complication of nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy. Could postoperative PDE5 inhibitor treatment help?Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medtronic announces first procedure in Europe with Hugo(TM) robotic-assisted surgery system
Robotic prostatectomy performed by Doctor Alexandre Mottrie at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Ziekenhuis (OLV) in Aalst, Belgium DUBLIN and AALST, Belgium, Feb. 2, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), a global leader in healthc... Devices, Surgery Medtronic, Hugo RAS system, robotic-assisted surgery, robotic surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 2, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Prostate MRI predicts urinary continence after surgery
Measurements of the urethra seen on MRI exams prior to surgery may predict urinar...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: When to biopsy: How prostate MRI can transform best practice PET/MRI bests MRI alone for detecting recurrent prostate cancer ASTRO: Is hormone therapy after prostate surgery needed? Guidelines revised for rad therapy after prostatectomy (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Prostatectomy Without Biopsy Is Feasible, Says German Study Prostatectomy Without Biopsy Is Feasible, Says German Study
Imaging techniques might be accurate enough to replace biopsies for prostate cancer in select patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - December 29, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Prostate Cancer Telomere Length Predicts Metastases, Mortality Prostate Cancer Telomere Length Predicts Metastases, Mortality
More variable and shorter telomere lengths after prostatectomy increased the risk of death almost fourfold, according to a new study published as a preprint.First Look (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - December 9, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Is Recovery of Sexual Function After Radical Prostatectomy Surgeon Dependent? Is Recovery of Sexual Function After Radical Prostatectomy Surgeon Dependent?
Whether or not men have good sexual-function outcomes after radical prostatectomy may depend on the surgeon, according to a study that found substantial surgeon-level variation in sexual-function outcomes post-surgery.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - December 7, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

The Hidden Cost of Prostatectomy: Patient Regret The Hidden Cost of Prostatectomy: Patient Regret
Men with localized prostate cancer who opt for surgery instead of surveillance are more than twice as likely to regret their decision.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - December 2, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Prostate Cancer: Radical Prostatectomy Surgery
Title: Prostate Cancer: Radical Prostatectomy SurgeryCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/16/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - November 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Urine Biomarker May Help Determine Prognosis in Prostate Cancer
Strong correlation seen between amount of Gleason Pattern 4 tumor and PUR - 4 signature in nine prostatectomy samples (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 4, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pathology, Surgery, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

ASTRO: Long - Term AEs Similar for Shorter - Course RT After Prostatectomy
No difference seen in change scores for patient - reported GU, GI toxicity at 24 months with hypofractionated, conventionally fractionated RT (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 29, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Radiology, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

First Procedure in Asia-Pacific Performed with Medtronic Hugo(TM) Robotic-Assisted Surgery System
The Robotic Prostatectomy Took Place at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai, India DUBLIN and CHENNAI, India, Sept. 27, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) and Apollo Hospitals Group today announced the first c... Devices, Surgery Medtronic, Hugo RAS system, robotic-assisted surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

German Feasibility Study Shows Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging May Provide New Technique for Identifying Positive Margins during Prostatectomies
Prostate cancer currently has the highest positive surgical margin rate of any cancer in men, with 21% of patients left with cancer cells at the resection site Cancer surgeons may soon have a new technology to help them completely remove cancerous tissue during prostate cancer surgery. Called Cerenkov luminescence imaging (CLI), this new diagnostic technology […] The post German Feasibility Study Shows Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging May Provide New Technique for Identifying Positive Margins during Prostatectomies appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - September 20, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Managed Care Contracts & Payer Reimbursement anatomic pathology Boris A. Hadaschik PhD Cerenkov luminescence imagin Source Type: news

Fear of Recurrence Persists for Some Prostate Cancer Survivors
FRIDAY, Aug. 27, 2021 -- For prostate cancer survivors after radical prostatectomy, fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) remains a burden, even years after diagnosis, according to a study published online Aug. 6 in Cancer. Valentin H. Meissner, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

' Routine' Use of Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer in Next 5 Years'Routine' Use of Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer in Next 5 Years
Focal therapy offers an alternative to prostatectomy for some men with early-stage prostate cancer. This approach will become routine in the near future, says a trio of physicians.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - August 6, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news