One of the new treatments for prostate cancer is cardiac surgery. this includes the introduction of the instrument inside the prostate, which is disposed directly in the center of a small tumor. Liquid hydrogen is a particularly low temperature is then injected through the instrument into cancer.
It freezes the cancerous cells and thus destroys them. Cardio is another technique for treating prostate cancer, but most urological surgeries is not sufficiently equipped to use them.
Research on the use of laser in the treatment of prostate underway since 1989, when he was initiated at the University of California at San Diego by Dr. Israela Barkena as an alternative to radical prostatectomy. It can be performed in patients who are not candidates for open surgery.
At diagnosis of cancer must take place in conjunction przezcewkowym incision of the prostate. The rest of the cancer tissue located near the capsule of the prostate can be destroyed by laser photocoagulation. This is possible because the laser effectively destroys cancer cells to 5 to 6 mm into tissue.
The results are approximately the same as in the case of external or internal radiation therapy. Braken Doctor believes that the use of laser in patients with prostate cancer has 7 major advantages.
- It is almost painless
- It requires no anesthesia or local anesthesia only
- Not accompanied by bleeding
- Her conduct does not take much time
- Can be repeated many times without any side effects and performed in simple steps
- Many of them can be performed in a doctor’s office
- Many of them can be performed in the hospital, but outpatient
Male hormones, production mainly in the testicles, help in the growth of the prostate. One of the radical ways to eliminate male hormones from the body man is the surgical removal of both testicles.
If the patient is unable to tolerate the operation physically or mentally, the same razultat can be achieved using the female hormone estrogen. It is a little pill called DES, dosed at 3 mg per day.
Just as the removal of the testicles, DES reduced in most patients no sex drive and allows you to achieve penile erection. A man has to count with some modifications, such as breast enlargement, slower growth in the face and some facial hair nieznacne changes in the shape of male figure. meżczyznomte many small transformations may be worth the effect of control, or even stop growth of cancer; przeciętnir have against each other even 1.3 or 10 years of age.
Chemotherapy is associated with a public way to treat cancer. Currently it is believed that used in the treatment of „chemistry” in any form, even acetosalicylowego acid, is chemotherapy.
With respect to cancer chemotherapy is the method of killing the cells. unfortunately beyond the bad cells, it kills or damages cells of a large amount of good. it can be used to treat certain types of cancer, but it is not effective for the treatment of prostate cancer.
But now there are constantly new drugs and new combinations. Perhaps in the future, some chemotherapy can work very effectively. Currently, in relation to prostate cancer is not very effective.
The benefits do not always outweigh the harmful side effects such as hair loss, chronic fatigue, nausea and general feeling of nausea and depression.
This way your doctor is trying to strengthen the patient’s natural defense against all diseases, including cancer. The immune system is a complex mechanism, which is constantly learning more and more to dowiadje.
Immunotherapy is now combined with certain types of chemotherapy to treat more advanced stages of certain cancers.
One of the drugs in use today is interferon, which made a breakthrough among the methods of treatment of cancer. However, before including it does not take a strong, established position, can not be ruled
to speak clearly about the consequences of actions. Although it may in future become a powerful weapon in the fight against cancer.
Approximately 100 000 men per year falls on prostate cancer in the U.S.. of this number about 2800 umrzez cancer. Prostate cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in men in the United States.
What should you do
- If you have more than 50 years, insist on a medical examination by a finger prostate rectum once a year
- At the same time demands of fasting serum prostate specific antigen at the same time, even if you pay for that extra $ 50. This may reveal cancer in your prostate, if the finger it will not disclose
- Admit your early symptoms of prostatic hypertrophy. If the symptoms are increasing rapidly, say within 3-6 months, see your doctor. this may be an aggressive type of cancer, not prostate adenoma.
- Remember that the best way to beat prostate cancer is its early detection. Connect with your research prostate mammograią your wife.