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Fewer Systematic Biopsy Cores May Not Lower PCa Detection Rate

In a study of patients undergoing transperineal prostate biopsy, the detection rate of clinically significant prostate cancer did not differ significantly between targeted biopsy (TB) with fewer systematic biopsy (SB) cores and TB with SB of the whole prostate.
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ADT Use Enables Delay in Prostate Cancer Radiation Therapy

Radiation therapy for higher-risk prostate cancer can be delayed for up to 6 months following initiation of hormonal therapy without incurring a greater mortality risk, a finding that has implications for patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic.