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images/urologynews.jpg Urology News is a collection of articles from different sources and are cited accordingly. These articles are not intended to provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Views expressed in these articles do not necessarily reflect those of the Philippine Urological Association nor its members.

First human application of novel PET tracer for prostate cancer

Researchers have demonstrated the potential of a new PET tracer, Carbon-11 labeled sarcosine (11C-sarcosine), for imaging prostate cancer, and set the stage for its possible use in monitoring other...

Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA

Prostate cancer researchers have mapped the impact of an acquired mutation that alters epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA, in about 50 percent of patient tumor samples. The discovery also...

Saw palmetto: Uses, dosage, and side effects

What is saw palmetto? Learn about saw palmetto's usage and effectiveness. What is the science behind the claims and are there side effects?...

Levator ani syndrome: Symptoms and treatment

Levator ani syndrome is a condition causing random, painful episodes in the rectum and anus. In this article, learn about the causes and treatments....

OncoBreak: Terms of Life; FDA Approval Flurry; Gums and Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues...

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