Prostate Cancer Medications

Men living Longer with New Medication Combination | Prostate Cancer Medications 

Prostate Cancer Medications  = Men with prostate cancer can now live longer thanks to a new combination of medication.
Hormone therapy combined with pelvic lymph node treatment enhances cancer survival, according to research.

Date: June 21, 2022

Prostate Cancer Medications  | Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

Summary: Source: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
A groundbreaking study found that a combination of androgen deprivation therapy (a common hormone injection) and pelvic lymph node radiotherapy kept prostate cancer at bay in over 90% of clinical trial subjects for five years.

Prostate Cancer Medications  | Androgen Deprivation Therapy 

Using androgen deprivation therapy, a common hormone injection, along with pelvic lymph node radiotherapy for five years prevented prostate cancer. 

and radiotherapy to pelvic lymph nodes. Over 87 percent of these patients' five-year independence from progression.

According to Sandler, who holds the Ronald H. Bloom Family Chair in Cancer Therapeutics and is a professor of Radiation Oncology at Cedars-Sinai, the combination therapy method has "proven to be the most beneficial technique."

In the United States, prostate cancer affects 1 in 6 to 1 in 7 males, making it the most prevalent non-skin cancer. Despite the fact that the disease rarely has early warning signals, there is a reliable screening test that can detect it in its earliest stages. Prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, is the term used to describe the diagnosis.

A prostatectomy, or the surgical removal of the prostate, is a common procedure for men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. A man's PSA following surgery. 

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