[tags: Cancer, Prostate cancer, Radiation therapy] - Learning and Teaching Objectives The primary objective of this community teaching was to bring awareness concerning prostate cancer to the rural and underserved community of Southwest Virginia.
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[tags: Cancer, Prostate cancer] - Innovation Statement: We propose to employ an innovative approach to understand the genetic complexity of prostate cancer (PCa) in general and understand the racial disparity between African American (AA) and European American (EA) prostate cancer (PCa) based on screening of driver molecular aberrations on whole-mount radical prostatectomy tissues by considering all tumor foci as detailed below: Study Concept: We developed and implemented an innovative approach to address an important area of PCa research question on in situ evaluation of tumor molecular heterogeneity which has not been considered for in-depth investigation for long time....
[tags: Cancer, Prostate cancer, Metastasis] - Introduction Prostate Cancer (PCa) is the most common cancer affecting men and the second leading cause of cancer death among American men (Qaseem, Denberg, Owens, & Shekelle, 2013).
The prostate is a walnut-sized gland of the males’ reproductive system, lying just behind the urinary bladder and in front of the rectum.
Moreover, the prostate is comprised of several types of cells that can become cancerous, but nearly all prostate cancer develops within the glandular tissue that creates the fluid that is added to semen....
- Prostate cancer has been the number one diagnosed cancer today.
According to the World Health Organization, approximately one in every ten American men will develop prostate cancer during his lifespan.
Medical professionals have been using prostate specific antigen (PSA) screenings along with digital rectal exam (DRE) for many years to screen for prostate cancer.
PSA was first identified in 1966 in semen, followed by the identification of PSA in blood in 1979.
[tags: Cancer, Metastasis, Prostate cancer] - According to the National Cancer Institute, prostate cancer is the second leading cause of mortality from cancer in men.
SEER statistics show that 14% of men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their life.