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18Year Followup Data Vindicate Finasteride

Dr Gerald Chodak discusses a longterm study demonstrating the efficacy of finasteride in preventing prostate cancer as well as the questions it raises regarding clinical use. Medscape Urology

"Radical radiotherapy" cuts required treatments from 37 to 5

Researchers at Queens University Belfast have been trialling a new form of radical radiotherapy which can be delivered in just five sessions far less than the 37 visits required for a traditional course of the treatment.Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiother...

Aquablation May Improve Symptoms in Men With Large Prostates

Aquablation which uses robotically guided waterjets to remove excess prostate tissue appears to improve lowerurinarytract symptoms LUTS in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia BPH and large prostate glands researchers report. Reuters Health Information