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Is surgery best reserved for first-line treatment of higher-risk prostate cancers? by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor and prostate cancer-specific death Surgery should not be used as a first-line treatment for men with low-risk... of surgery as a first-line treatment for prostate cancer. But a core focus of the presentation includes...
The role of surgery as first-line treatment for high-risk prostate cancer: Part III by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor and Johns Hopkins regarding the role of surgery as first-line treatment for men with high-risk prostate... us to confirm or deny Scardino’s suggestion that radical surgery may be better reserved for men with higher-risk...
Older prostate surgery patients ‘have higher risk of complications’ by Allanda .. Patient Expert Issue Codes Incontinence Products for Men Men who undergo surgery for prostate cancer... , compared with their younger counterparts, a new study has found. Prostate surgery is already known...
Prostate weight and risk for positive margins at surgery by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor of data from 690 men with low-risk prostate cancer (clinical stage T1c, PSA < 10 ng/ml, biopsy Gleason... to man. It make perfect sense that men with smaller prostates are at greater risk for positive surgical...
Follow-up PSA testing after surgery for low-risk prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor for prostate cancer after their initial surgery. Tollefson et al. conclude that,  in low-risk patients... of prostate cancer. 84/2,193 patients (3.8 percent) with an undetectable PSA at 1 year post-surgery...
Poor 'get less prostate surgery' by Healthy Solutions Patient Expert to receive radiotherapy or surgery for prostate cancer than their richer counterparts, a study suggests..., a wealthier patient who opts for surgery on a low risk tumour may not gain much advantage over a poorer...
The over-use of imaging studies in low-risk prostate cancer patients by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor routine imaging studies following diagnosis of localized prostate cancer in low-risk prostate cancer... the criteria for low-risk prostate cancer patients scheduled for RALP. 328/677 patients (48 percent...
Does type of surgery make a difference to prostate cancer outcomes? by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor of postoperative morbidity and additional treatment.” “Men considering prostate surgery should understand... to reduce the risk for blood loss during surgery and to reduce the time before the patient can  go home...
More on the role of first-line surgery in high-risk patients by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor -risk prostate cancer. According to Loeb et al., between 1992 and 2008, a single surgeon (presumably Patrick Walsh) treated 175 men with D’Amico high-risk prostate cancer (clinical stage ≥ T2c, biopsy...
More data on surgical outcomes in low-risk prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor management of low-risk prostate cancer, but offer little further guidance as to the decision-making process... comorbidities and non-nerve-sparing surgery were significantly associated with potency. The risk of surgical...

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