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  1. Excess Weight Linked to Worse Prostate Cancer PrognosisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... progression [of the tumor] to distant metastasis" after treatments begin to fail, said Dr. David Samadi, chairman of urology and chief of robotic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. But while this and other factors might explain the ...

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  2. Former Israeli Paramedic Trades Army Gear for Suit in Cancer WarRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    As head of the Israeli army's medical evacuation unit in the late 1970s, Arie Belldegrun dispatched elite flight surgeons and paramedics beyond enemy lines to treat injured soldiers. Forty years later, as the chief executive of Kite Pharma Inc., he views cancer as the enemy and is betting on a new generation of engineered human cells to be the soldiers.

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  3. Excess Weight Linked to Worse Prostate Cancer PrognosisRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HON

    ... progression [of the tumor] to distant metastasis" after treatments begin to fail, said Dr. David Samadi, chairman of urology and chief of robotic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. But while this and other factors might explain the ...

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  4. Urine Test Detects Prostate Cancer with 92 Percent Accuracy, According to StudyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia and the John K. Lattimer Professor and chair of the Department of Urology at Columbia University Medical Center. "This study could represent a breakthrough in how we screen for prostate cancer," said Dr. McKiernan. ...

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  5. Juno Therapeutics Taps Ex-Roche Exec to Head R&DRead the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... Dr. Levitsky. During his tenure at Roche, Dr. Levitsky continued to serve as professor of oncology, medicine and urology at The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, while maintaining his ongoing research program. ...

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  6. Apricus Biosciences Announces The Launch Of Its Novel Topical...Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    Apricus Biosciences, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company advancing innovative medicines in urology and rheumatology, today announced the launch of Vitaros in France by Laboratoires Majorelle. Vitaros, Apricus' novel topical on-demand treatment for erectile dysfunction , is also marketed as Vytaros in Belgium and VirirecTM in Spain.

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  7. MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided Biopsy Better Able to Detect Aggressive Prostate Cancer, New Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    "Our Prostate Cancer Center at Lenox Hill Hospital is the only center using the revolutionary UroNav MR/Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy System in . We've seen tremendous improvement in detecting and differentiating high and low risk prostate cancers.

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  8. AUA meeting in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Next year the event will be held in beautiful San Diego, California. There were many distinguished doctors of urology and guess speakers lecturing and sharing new research and cutting edge technology having to do with all aspects of the urinary ...

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  9. Primary androgen deprivation Tx ups diabetes risk by 60 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Primary androgen deprivation therapy increases diabetes risk, particularly in men under 70 years of age, according to research published in the June issue of The Journal of Urology . Huei-Ting Tsai, Ph.D., from the Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., and colleagues analyzed retrospective data from 12,191 men diagnosed with incident localized prostate cancer from 1995 to 2008 .

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  10. Prostate Cancer Jungle: Navigating Diagnosis and Treatment Options is DauntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    What do Rudolph Guliani, Robert Diniro, Dennis Hopper, James Brown, Arnold Palmer, Joe Torre, Dan Fogelberg, Colin Powell, John Kerry, Johnny Ramone, Francois Mitterand, Robert Frost, and Frank Zappa have in common? Every 19 minutes, an American man dies from prostate cancer, and it is the second leading cause of cancer death among men, [1] and it is the most common cancer in men, yet it remains the bastard stepchild of cancer awareness. Add to "in the shadows" publicity, a call from many organizations for men not to even bother being tested for indicators of prostate cancer.

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  11. Pacific Edge hopes to raise $35.3m from shareholdersRead the original story

    Thursday | The Otago Daily Times

    Dunedin cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge has thrown open a fully underwritten $35.3 million capital raising to its shareholders, paving the way to make further inroads into the lucrative United States market, and potentially Southeast Asia. Pacific Edge's after-tax losses for the full year to March widened from $9.38 million to $10.5million and its cash in hand from earlier capital raising plunged more than 60%, from $20.4 million a year ago to $7.81 million.

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  12. To Circumcise or Not to Circumcise: What's a Parent to Do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Man

    ... and qualified urologist. Dudley Seth Danoff, MD, FACS, is president and founder of the Cedars-Sinai Tower Urology Group in Los Angeles, a Diplomate of the American Board of Urology, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and the author of two ...

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  13. Phelps Hospital Helps Kidney Disease Patients Get Back On Their FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Ossining Daily Voice

    ... e tissue around it without a large incision. Michael Grasso, MD, is Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Urology at New York Medical College, as well as Regional Director of Urology for the North Shore-LIJ Health System.

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  14. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Thursday | PR-inside.com

    ... The da Vinci surgical system is used to perform surgery across multiple surgical specialties, which includes urology, transoral surgery, gynecology, cardiothoracic surgery and general surgery. The EndoWrist instruments consists of electrocautery, ...

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  15. StimGuard Announces Positive Long Term Patient Outcomes For Worlda s...Read the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    The device was placed last year in Zurich, Switzerland by leading urology pioneer Karl-Dietrich Sievert, M.D., chairman of Urology at the University of Salzburg. Patient outcomes show ongoing reduction of voiding episodes and more than 80 percent relief with a therapy that is administered only at night.

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  16. Ask Your Dentist About Your ProstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SportsGeezer

    ... right: dentist. Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and the Departments of Urology and Pathology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center are convinced that prostatitis-inflammation of the prostate-is linked ...

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  17. Group talk on chemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Essexcounty Standard

    A TALK about chemotherapy will be given at next week's meeting of North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group. The meeting is open to patients, partners and carers whose lives have been affected by any urological cancer - kidney, prostate, bladder, testicular or penile.

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  18. Dr. David Samadi: New Genetic Testing May Prove Better Screening for Prostate CancerRead the original story

    Thursday | Freshnews

    ... and which patients should watch their cancer. This is a huge shift in this field," said Dr. Samadi, Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. As presented at the 110th Annual Scientific Meeting of the ...

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  19. a Talk about chemotherapy will be given at next week's meeting of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Maldonandburnham Standard

    A TALK about chemotherapy will be given at next week's meeting of North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group. The meeting is open to patients, partners and carers whose lives have been affected by any urological cancer - kidney, prostate, bladder, testicular or penile.

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  20. Mark Allen MD, Dallas Urologist, Launches Updated Patient Education...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    ... them to advocate for their own best care. Dr. Allen - most recently recognized by D Magazine as a Best Doctor in Urology 2014 - has been providing excellent care to patients in the Dallas, Plano and Richardson communities for over 23 years. Patients ...

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