Artigos da tag: radiation treatment for prostate cancer

Prostrate cancer is the disease which is found in men. It is the disease which is occurred in the men who are over 50 of age. This cancer does not have any symptoms and eventually it takes away the life. For more information :dr jackThe cancer which is found in the male reproductive system that is the prostrate gland...
There is an increasing demand for a minimally invasive radical prostatectomy as a prostate cancer treatment option. Laparoscopic surgeries such as the robotic da Vinci radical prostatectomy have recently come under scrutiny because of an increased need for correcting complications stemming from the surgery. This should cause every prospective patient to ask himself if this is the right surgery...
HIFU (high-intensity focused ultrasound) uses high-energy sound waves to destroy prostate cancer cells without radiation. Intersecting, precision-focused ultrasound waves raise the temperature in the targeted cancerous tissue to more than 80–90 degrees Celsius in seconds, effectively destroying the tissue. Unlike radiation therapies, ultrasound energy is non-ionizing "clean energy" that does not damage tissue surrounding the target zone. The target zone...
There are three methods used in prostate cancer treatment. One of which is through radiation therapy. This kind of treatment can be delivered in two ways, externally and internally. Externally treatment is done in several sessions wherein a high-frequency x-ray machine is used to kill cancer cells. The internal method or medically known as brachytherapy uses the implantation of...
The prostate is a walnut sized gland at the base of the bladder that encircles the uretha, the tube through which urine is voided. The prostate produces prostatic fluid, which makes up the bulk of the male ejaculate and nourishes and transports the sperm. It is the most commonly diagnosed male cancer and the second leading cause of male...
The acronym HIFU stands for High Intensity Focused Ultrasound, which is a highly precise medical procedure that targets tissue deep inside the body and destroys it using the power of ultrasound waves. This therapy, which is used to treat a variety of conditions including kidney cancer, uterine fibroids, breast cancer, and several other conditions, has recently caught the attention...
Prostate cancer is considered one of the deadliest ailments that affect millions of men worldwide. This killer disease causes severe pain and discomfort especially when not treated immediately. This led medical experts to find treatment for prostate cancer. Most patients prefer to go under the knife to relieve themselves while others resort to taking medicines and supplements. However, there...
prostate cancer treatment with food is a perfect method. In the risk factors, the most significant is the prevention of prostate cancer induced by dietary factors. Studies have shown that excessive intake of fatty foods may increase the prevalence of prostate cancer, with a class soy protein diet to reduce its incidence. According to type of prostate...
I still remember hearing hushed voices as I entered the room. I was twelve years old, the youngest of three children, and that night my world turned upside down. Dad had prostate cancer and it was time for us to be told. After invasive surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and hormone treatment, my father survived another ten years before passing away....
At first the medical community considers to be very cynical and alternative treatment cannot be justified because it is not supported by adequate medical research. But more and more facts to make their success tempted to do the research. The result? More and more alternative treatment technique that is recognized, even used by doctors as a complementary therapy to...