Prostate Cancer & PSA Tumors News Articles

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Prostate Cancer News

PET CT Imaging of Prostate Cancer

Fluciclovine PET/CT Improves Prostate Cancer Salvage Radiation Outcomes

Fluciclovine PET/CT plus conventional imaging vs conventional imaging alone to guide radiation therapy for men with recurrent PCa following radical prostatectomy results in improved failure-free survival, according to the first randomized trial comparing the 2 approaches.
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Greater Subcutaneous Fat Improves mCRPC Treatment Response

In a study of men with mCRPC receiving chemotherapy and maximal androgen ablation, those who had an objective response to treatment had a significantly higher subcutaneous adipose tissue index than those who did not.
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Earlier Surrogate for Survival After RP Relapse Possibly Identified

Castration-resistant prostate cancer correlates strongly with development of metastasis in men with PSA relapse following radical surgery for localized prostate cancer, but it occurs much sooner, and thus may provide an intermediate endpoint in clinical trials of new therapeutics.