Clinical and Pathological Staging for Prostate Cancer: What’s the Difference?

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What is the difference between clinical and pathological staging for prostate cancer? It is important for cancer patients to be familiar with the staging process and terminology. Many patients get confused when first learning about staging and staging terms. Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas provides a thorough explanation of it all in the video below. A lot […]

What to Expect after a Prostate Cancer Biopsy?

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What happens after a prostate cancer biopsy? A prostate cancer biopsy uses ultrasound imaging to guide several small needles through the rectum wall into areas of the prostate. These needles extract tissue samples to test for cancerous cells. What happens next? Dr. Richard Bevan-Thomas goes over what happens after a prostate cancer biopsy in this […]

Preparing for Your Prostate Cancer Doctor’s Visit

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How should I prepare for a prostate cancer doctor’s visit? Joel Nowak is a three time cancer survivor. He has had prostate cancer twice. In this video offers some advice on how to prepare for a prostate cancer doctor’s visit. He always recommends patients bring someone with them. Patients may hear their doctor differently from […]

Caring for Your Bones after a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

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How do you care for your bones after a prostate cancer diagnosis? You may not be thinking about your bones after a prostate cancer diagnosis, but you should be. Patients with prostate cancer often undergo hormone deprivation therapy. Recent research has found a link between hormone deprivation therapy and osteoporosis. Physician’s Assistant Jennifer Wilson is […]

The Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer

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What treatment options for prostate cancer are available to patients today? Patients with prostate cancer have more types of treatments available today than in the past. Dr. David Albala goes over three treatment options for prostate cancer patients in this interview. Robotic surgeries are more common than open surgeries, but both can cure patients of […]

Treatment Options for Stage III Prostate Cancer

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What are the options for Stage 3 prostate cancer? A diagnosis of Stage 3 prostate cancer means the cancer is present outside the prostate gland. Advanced imaging techniques are generally needed to make the diagnosis. Once diagnosed, there are several different treatment options available for patients. Dr. Howard Tay is a Urologist with experience in […]

Treatment Options for Stage II Prostate Cancer

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What are the treatment options for Stage II prostate cancer? If prostate cancer has progressed to Stage 2, that generally means that your doctor has found a lump or nodule on the prostate. Usually the prostate must be removed. There are several ways surgeons can do this. Dr. Howard Tay is a Urologist experienced with […]

Can I Have Children after Prostate Cancer Surgery?

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Having children after prostate cancer surgery. After prostate cancer surgery men are left infertile. Different procedures have different results, but the infertility rate is 100%. If you’re considering having children after your surgery there are options. Dr. Howard Tay is a urologist who has seen men before and after prostate surgery. We asked him for […]

The Benefits of Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer

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What are the benefits of cryosurgery for prostate cancer? What is cryosurgery? Why do some patients have this type of surgery? There are many different types of treatments for prostate cancer, just as there are many types of cancers. Some surgeries offer outcomes that others may not be able to. What are the benefits of […]

Common Symptoms of Advanced Prostate Cancer

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What are some common symptoms of advanced prostate cancer? How do you know if you have prostate cancer? The only definitive way to know if you have cancer is to see a doctor and have some tests done. But, there are some common symptoms of prostate cancer that you should look out for. Dr. Howard […]


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