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From August 2015 Journal of Urology: Study by New York University in which images from mpMRI identified prostate cancer before radical prostatectomy. The pathologists then took the gland and did step-sections to pinpoint the actual tumor. They found that a 9 mm "halo" of treatment around the imaged tumor boundaries would have covered 100% of [...]
High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Therapy is Gaining International Acceptance for the Treatment of Medical Conditions
A growing number of international medical organizations have already adopted High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) therapy for treating an increasing number of conditions, and as a viable option to traditional invasive surgery, according to Dr. Michael Lazar, a Santa Rosa, California-based Urologist and a leading advocate for HIFU as an effective treatment for prostate cancer. [...]
Get a Checkup, Have a PSA Blood Test and Learn About Symptoms of the Disease as well as Treatment Options September is national Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. About 220,800 new cases of this type of cancer are reported each year, along with 27,540 deaths attributed to the disease annually. One in seven men will be [...]