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Localized Prostatic Cancer

H. Huland

Localized Prostatic Cancer

5th Symposium Hamburg, November 3-5, 1994 (European Urology, Vol. 27, Supplement 2, 1995)

by H. Huland

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Published by S. Karger AG (Switzerland) .
Written in English

  • Urology & urogenital medicine,
  • Oncology,
  • Urology,
  • Prostate Cancer,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12930487M
    ISBN 103805561261
    ISBN 109783805561266

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Active Surveillance for Localized Prostate Cancer: A New Paradigm for Clinical Management will serve as a useful resource for physicians dealing with, and interested in, this complex and evolving branch of prostate cancer management. The book will also be of interest to scientifically literate patients and their families.

The volume provides an. Localized prostate cancer is classified as stages T1 (non-palpable) and T2 (palpable) and is confined within the prostatic capsule. The likelihood of progression to invasive cancer is associated with the presence of more poorly differentiated cells and other histopathologic features.

This review focuses on the benefits and harms of treatments Author: U. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

Written by international experts in the field, this book is mainly focused on new techniques, all of which are amply illustrated. Technical Aspects of Focal Therapy in Localized Prostate Cancer will be of great practical value to all urologists and oncologists. Localized prostate cancer is classified as stages T1 (non-palpable) and T2 (palpable) and is confined within the prostatic capsule.

The likelihood of progression to invasive cancer is associated with the presence of more poorly differentiated cells and other histopathologic features. Introduction: Localized Prostate Cancer About 1 in 7 men will be Localized Prostatic Cancer book with prostate cancer in his lifetime or aboutmen this year.

Prostate cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death for men in the U.S. The good news is that localized prostate cancer is a curable disease. Most men who are diagnosed early can live. 4 Do I Have Prostate Cancer. Screening and Detection 5 Diagnosis and Staging 6 What Are My Options.

7 Active Surveillance 8 Radical Prostatectomy 9 Radiation and Cryo/Thermal Ablation 10 How Successful Is Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer. 11 Erectile Dysfunction After Treatment for Localized Prostate. Prostate Cancer Science and Clinical Practice. Book • Second Edition • Options of treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer includes active surveillance, radical prostatectomy, and radiation therapy.

Other measures that may be utilized in conjunction with the mentioned options or alone in the setting of locally advanced. Prostate Cancer, Science and Clinical Practice, Second Edition, continues to be an important translational reference that bridges the gap between science and clinical reviews the biological processes that can be implicated in the disease, reviews current treatments, highlights the pitfalls where relevant, and examines the scientific developments that might result in future : $   High-risk prostate cancer accounts for approximately 15% of all prostate cancer diagnoses.

Patients with high-risk disease have an increased risk of developing biochemical recurrence, metastases, and death from prostate cancer. As the optimal management of high-risk disease in patients with prostate cancer continues to evolve, the contemporary treatment paradigm is moving.

Prostate cancer is the most common nondermatologic cancer in men.1,2 American Cancer Society data show that inan estimatedmen were expected to receive a diagnosis of prostate cancer were expected to die from the disease.1 Approximately 90 percent of those who receive such a diagnosis have cancer confined to the prostate gland (clinically localized disease).

Prostate cancer is a disease of men. An estimated million cases were diagnosed inmaking it the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in men worldwide.

It was also the most common cancer in men aged over In the same year, prostate cancer was the 3rd most common cause of cancer. Prostate cancer is the commonest male cancer with over 5 million survivors in US alone. Worldwide, the problem is staggering and has attracted significant attention by media, scientists and cancer experts.

Significant research, discoveries, innovations and advances in treatment of this cancer have produced voluminous literature which is difficult to synthesize and assimilate by the medical. OBJECTIVE: To identify what factors men consider important when choosing treatment for prostate cancer, and to assess why men reject watchful waiting as a.

Prostate Cancer: diagnosis and clinical management providesurologists and oncologists of all levels with up-to-date, evidence-based guidance to the diagnosis, treatment and clinical management of a disease which accounts for a quarter of all cancers affecting men. A detailed review of multimodal therapies (medical, surgical, and radiologic) addresses the treatment of localized advanced disease, and coverage of advanced metastatic prostate cancer reviews current management options including a range of promising novel and experimental agents.

The book also discusses counseling the high-risk patient. A man diagnosed with localized or locally advanced prostate cancer has 3 major treatment options: Active Surveillance, surgery, and radiation therapy.

Radiation therapy is sometimes combined with hormone therapy. Surgery is almost never combined with hormonal therapy. Accurate risk classification of men with localized high-risk prostate cancer directly affects treatment management decisions and patient outcomes.

A wide range of risk assessments and classifications are available. However, each one has significant limitations to distinguish between indolent and aggressive prostate cancers. Circulating tumor cells (CTCs) may provide an alternate additional.

regimen for localized prostate cancer. The sensi8vity of prostate cancer to increased frac8on sizes have provided the basis to extend the treatment to considerably larger frac8ons of – 10 Gy.

This strategy, widely known as SBRT, is emula8ng the high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy hypofrac8onated approach in a noninvasive and. Prostate cancer is the third most common cause of cancer-related death in U.S. men, with an estimatedcases deaths in2 In the United States, prostate cancer Cited by: 1.

Introduction. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in men in the United States, and as such, it contributes greatly to the national health care expenditure on cancer care.1, 2 External beam radiation therapy is an effective curative treatment option for men with localized prostate cancer and has traditionally been delivered with small daily doses of radiation therapy over 8 to 9.

High-risk prostate cancer accounts for approximately 15% of all prostate cancer diagnoses. Patients with high-risk disease have an increased risk of developing biochemical recurrence, metastases, and death from prostate cancer.

As the optimal management of high-risk disease in patients with prostate. Radiation oncologists' perspectives on the evolution of prostate cancer treatment / Alan Pollack [and others] --Practical considerations in permanent brachytherapy for localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate / Nelson N.

Stone and Richard G. Stock --Practical considerations in radical retropubic prostatectomy / Herbert Lepor --Complementary and. Screening titles, abstracts, and full texts yielded 14 eligible RCTs (Fig.48 We excluded one trial in which a substantial proportion of patients did not have localized prostate cancer (34% had “intracapsular” prostate cancer, 46% had “locally advanced” prostate cancer, and 20% had “distant” prostate cancer).

49 Three. Although by itself, localized prostate cancer (cancer that has not spread beyond the prostate) sounds fairly straightforward, knowing what to do next is not always clear, says Dr. Beltran.

Within this single category “there is a diverse spectrum of clinical courses, ranging from cancer that can be watched to cancer that needs to be treated. PURPOSE Dose-escalated radiotherapy (RT) with androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) is a standard definitive treatment of localized prostate cancer (LPCa).

The optimal sequencing of these therapies is unclear. Our phase III trial compared neoadjuvant versus concurrent initiation of ADT in combination with dose-escalated prostate RT (PRT). PATIENTS AND METHODS Patients with newly diagnosed LPCa. Localized prostate cancer is cancer that has not moved outside of the prostate.

If the cancer has moved to other parts of the body, it is harder to treat. The chance of dying from the cancer then increases.

Many newly found prostate tumors are confined in the prostate. If not treated, localized tumors can grow and. Localized prostate cancer refers to cancer that is confined to the prostate. Locally advanced cancer refers to cancer that may have spread outside of the prostate but not into other organs, nearby lymph nodes, or the blood stream.

There is hope for cure in both stages, however, locally advanced tumors may. Localized Prostate Cancer: Treat With Surgery or Wait.

Adam Ramin, M.D. 10/20/ There may be a COVID vaccine by the end of the year, but 'normality' may not come until end of   More information: Juan M. Arriaga et al, A MYC and RAS co-activation signature in localized prostate cancer drives bone metastasis and castration resistance, Nature Cancer.

In the session on prostate cancer, Jim Hu, MD, MPH, discussed the Study of Prostate Ablation Related Energy Devices (SPARED) Collaboration. Read More ASCO GU Multiparametric MRI in the Management of Localized Prostate Cancer. Ablation of Prostate Tissue Utilizing Sterile Water Vapor in Patients With Intermediate Risk Localized Prostate Cancer.

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators.

Listing a study does not mean it. Researchers have identified a genetic signature in localized prostate cancer that can predict whether the cancer is likely to spread, or metastasize, early in. Prostate cancer is cancer of the prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system that surrounds the urethra just below the bladder.

Most prostate cancers are slow growing. Cancerous cells may spread to other areas of the body, particularly the bones and lymph nodes. It may initially cause no symptoms. In later stages, symptoms include pain or difficulty urinating, blood in the.

Dr. Nahar was the first author of the new study, “Prospective Evaluation of Focal High Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Localized Prostate Cancer,” published recently in the.

Among men with localized prostate cancer detected during the early era of PSA testing, radical prostatectomy did not significantly reduce all-cause or prostate-cancer. The debate over "watchful waiting" and prostate cancer treatment has been a topic in the urologic community for many years.

Studies like these can help men make more informed decisions about prostate cancer treatment, under the care of an experienced and trusted health expert. To answer the above question, the study authors combed through research and literature that included more than. Prostate cancer represents the most encountered urinary malignancy in males over 50 years old, and the second most diagnosed after lung cancer globally.

Digital rectal examination and prostatic specific antigen were the long-time standard tools for diagnosis but with a significant risk of overdiagnosis and overtreatment.

Magnetic resonance imaging recently entered the diagnosis process, but to. Researchers have identified a genetic signature in localized prostate cancer that can predict whether the cancer is likely to spread, or metastasize, early in the course of the disease and whether it will respond to anti-androgen therapy, a common treatment for advanced disease.

The new gene signature may also be useful for evaluating responses. Chin, Joseph L., Michele Billia, James Relle, Matthias C. Roethke, Ionel V. Popeneciu, Timur H.

Kuru, Gencay Hatiboglu et al. "Magnetic resonance imaging–guided transurethral ultrasound ablation of prostate tissue in patients with localized prostate cancer: a prospective phase 1 clinical trial." European urol no.

3 ():   Cookson MS, Aus G, Burnett AL, et al. Variation in the definition of biochemical recurrence in patients treated for localized prostate cancer: the American Urological Association Prostate Guidelines for Localized Prostate Cancer Update Panel report and recommendations for a standard in the reporting of surgical outcomes.

J Urol. The process of biochemical progression after first-line prostate cancer treatment can occur for one of dozens of reasons in a specific patient, but one of the most common of these is that a cancer which appeared to be truly localized to the prostate was not, in fact, truly localized to the prostate .Prostate cancer is common and results in considerable morbidity, mortality, and costs.

The American Cancer Society projects that inprostate cancer will be the most frequently diagnosed non-dermatologic malignancy (, new cases) and the second leading cause of cancer death (31, deaths) among men in the US.

Annual medical costs for prostate cancer treatment are projected to .A diagnosis of localized prostate cancer poses an array of treatment decisions for patients and treating physicians. Prostate cancer is notable for the remarkable diversity in clinical outcomes that range from an indolent course, with no impact on the patient if left untreated, to rapid progression to metastatic disease and cancer-specific death.