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Watchful Waiting
There are numerous treatment options for patients who suffer from prostate cancer, recommended according to the patients' age and expected life span, other severe health conditions, cancer stage and grade, physician's and patient's opinions on ... [...]
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SPCG-4 trial: Radical prostatectomy superior to watchful waiting
Study Rundown: Early, localized prostate cancer can be treated with radical prostatectomy to remove the prostate gland. The procedure, however ... In effect, the watchful waiting group in this trial represents the natural history of prostate cancer ... [...]
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Prostate cancer: Watchful waiting can cost you up to Sh800,000
Prostate cancer is the most common prostatic condition in men (besides skin cancer) and at its worst stage it will require a combination of surgery, radiation, chemotherapy or even hormonal therapy. However, many men chose to delay treatment which is ... [...]
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Study fuels prostate cancer debate on surgery vs. watchful waiting
“Prostate cancer has a very long natural history, and our results show that benefits of treatment become more pronounced with extended followup,” said study co-author Jennifer Rider, an assistant professor of epidemiology at Harvard. But the results ... [...]
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