Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
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Finding might one day improve rates of overtreatment, undertreatment in men, study says
The ninth-annual SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Walk/Run will be held Sunday, September 15 from 8 a.m. – noon in Chicago’s Lincoln Park (LaSalle and Stockton). This event is a collaboration among three local healthcare organizations dedicated to raising awareness about prostate cancer.
Study linked lower rates of recurrence, progression to those who consumed 4 or more cups a day
Combo of ultrasound and MRI zeroes in on tumors, helping some men avoid biopsy, experts say
Follow-up focused on finasteride, the active ingredient in Proscar and hair-loss drug Propecia
Aggressiveness doesn't seem to change over time, researchers say
Many growths are slow to progress and nonlethal, only leading to unnecessary treatment, panel says
Study raises the possibility of a new way to predict prognosis, tailor treatments
But an expert says findings are inconclusive
Most say they'll still have the prostate cancer screen, despite expert panel's recommendation
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