Prostate Cancer Advancements.
Ten years ago surgery was considered the Gold Standard treatment for prostate cancer. 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.