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Classifying BPH Using MRI Appears Better than Ultrasound, May Improve …
As an aid in clinical use and treatment options, researchers retrospectively evaluated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of histologically diagnosed BPH patients, showing the advantages of MRI not only to differentiate BPH from prostate cancer but also ... [...]
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Ultrasound effective in detecting breast cancer: Study
Pomegranate juice helps lower cholesterol levels and prevent hypertension because it is packed with vitamins, antioxidants and minerals. Some studies have also suggested that having pomegranate juice daily can slow down the progress of prostate cancer. [...]
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Medium-term Outcomes after Whole-gland High-intensity Focused Ultrasound for …
Whole-gland HIFU is a repeatable day-case treatment that confers low rates of urinary incontinence. Disease control at a median of just under 5 yr of follow-up demonstrates its potential as a treatment for nonmetastatic prostate cancer. Endoscopic ... [...]
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Beaumont First in US to Treat Prostate Cancer with MRI-Guided Ultrasound Therapy
“Traditional prostate cancer treatments - surgery and radiation therapy - provide good local control of the disease, but can leave men with significant long-term complications affecting urinary, bowel and sexual function,” says James Relle, M.D ... [...]
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Los Angeles urologist discusses warnings for high intensity focused ultrasound …
LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 26, 2016 -- High intensity focused ultrasound, also known as HIFU, is a cancer treatment that uses high frequency sound waves to destroy cancer cells while leaving surrounding tissue unharmed and causes less ... [...]
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Non-invasive ultrasound zaps prostate cancer
NEW YORK – A physician in Miami has developed a Federal Drug Administration-approved highly effective treatment for prostate cancer that does not require surgery, radiation therapy or chemotherapy. Dr. George M. Suarez. The High-Intensity Focused ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Treatment Using Focused Ultrasound System Gets FDA Approval
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved SonaCare Medical's Sonablate 450 focused ultrasound system for ablation therapy on prostate tissue. A pioneer in high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technologies, the Indianapolis, ... [...]
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Evaluation of a new transperineal ultrasound probe for inter-fraction image …
The aim of this study was to evaluate a new system based on transperineal ultrasound (TP-US) acquisitions for prostate and post-prostatectomy pre-treatment positioning by comparing this device to cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT). ... CNRS UMR5220 ... [...]
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