Prostate Surgery May Not Decrease Death Toll in Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Patients, Long-term Study Finds

Prostate Surgery May Not Decrease Death Toll in Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Patients, Long-term Study Finds
In a follow-up study spanning almost 20 years, researchers found that surgery does not decrease mortality outcomes in patients with localized prostate cancer. In fact, the results showed that surgery is associated with a higher frequency of adverse events, such as infection, urinary incontinence, and erectile dysfunction. The study, “Follow-up of Prostatectomy versus Observation for Early

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