Conservative management reasonable for elderly men with early-stage prostate cancer

Klein, Eric
March 2008
Hem/Onc Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p36
The article discusses research on managing early-stage prostate cancer in elderly men presented during the 2008 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in San Francisco, California from February 14 to 16, 2008. According to the study Dr. Gace Lu-Yao and colleagues at the Cancer Institue of New Jersey, elderly men with the said cancer are more likely to die of other causes. Lu-Yao asserted that cancers they dealt with were identified by PSA test.


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