Prostate Cancer Advancements.

Ten years ago surgery was considered the Gold StandardĀ treatment for prostate cancer. Ā In the last 10 years there have been significant advancements in prostate cancer therapies and imaging. Every year, nearly a half-million men in the United States and Europe are diagnosed with prostate cancer. One of the biggest scientific breakthroughs has been the discovery that we can make a clear distinction between the aggressive form of prostate cancer and the more common low-risk variety.