Synchronous primary malignancies of the prostate
and bladder are very common.
Signs of inflammation in a man's prostate
biopsy may indicate he has a reduced risk of subsequently being diagnosed with prostate
cancer in a future biopsy.
Transvesical Prostatectomy was done in prostates
>100 grams while transurethral prostatectomy was done in prostates
of <100 grams.
In fact, in a large study of more than 1,000 men, saw palmetto improved urine flow and other BPH symptoms as well as Proscar (though the drug shrank prostates
more than the herb).
A comparison of the free fraction of serum prostate
specific antigen in men with benign and cancerous prostates
: the best case scenario.
In the new work, the researchers compared the prostates
of two groups of mice: 3-month-olds (an age comparable to human young adults) and 24-month-olds (roughly equivalent to 80 human years).
gland in men corresponds to the uterus in women and the two are undifferentiated in the early stages of foetal development (like testes/ovaries) and are made up of similar tissues.
gland is a manonly piece of equipment, about the size of a walnut which lies just under the bladder.
Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS)-guided prostate
needle biopsy is the gold standard in the diagnosis of prostate
Assessments of cancer in Inuit groups in Alaska, Canada, and Greenland had hinted that prostate
cancer's incidence among the Inuit is unusually low.
One of every 10 American men will develop prostate
cancer at some time in his life.
Cancer UK says more men now die from prostate
cancer than women are killed by breast cancer.