Genitourinary Cancer News & Features
The addition of chemotherapy after bladder cancer surgery lowered risk of death by approximately 30%, over surgery alone, according to a study that reviewed patient data.
Older white males with advanced bladder cancer are the most likely to commit suicide among patients with genitourinary cancers.
Risk factors for suicide include male gender, distant disease, increasing age, race/ethnicity.
Women with hematuria were less than half as likely as men with the same issue to be referred to a urologist for further tests, according to a new study.
A new study found that most women who undergo conservative surgery for vulvar cancer experience little to no long-term disruption to sexuality and body image.
Genitourinary Cancer Clinical Trials
- Risk of thyroid cancer increases after a breast cancer diagnosis
- Childhood leukemia study reveals disease subtypes and new treatment options
- Counseling cancer patients on effective nutritional practices
- Chemotherapy before breast cancer surgery increases likelihood of breast-preserving procedure
- Effective management of dietary cholesterol may prevent metastasis in patients with prostate cancer
- Treatment guidelines for pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma issued by the International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group (ILROG)
- Joint statement offers new recommendations for treating cardiovascular conditions
- Physicians who review patients' meds more likely to achieve health goals
- Patients expect more information regarding radiation-related tests
- Prevalence of childhood cancer survivors increasing
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