Search results for "Prostate Cancer"

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First blood test approved to evaluate concussion

Apalutamide (Erleada), the first FDA-approved drug to treat patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer that continues to grow despite treatment with hormone therapy. ... Tc-99m is a diagnostic agent used with imaging devices to detect potential diseases,
April 2018

Prescribing for opioid addiction meds, CNS suppressants

opioids. Docetaxel injection USP (160 mg/8 mL, 20 mg/2 mL single-dose vials; 80 mg/8mL, 160 mg/16 mL multidose vials) to treat patients with breast cancer, ... small cell lung cancer, hormone refractory prostate cancer, gastric adenocarcinoma, squamous
November 2017

Are your patients health literate?

As the evidence on the utility of prostate-specific antigen screening for prostate cancer continues to be questioned, internists may wonder what to tell their patients about when, how and whether ... Screening can help detect prostate cancer early, but
July 2011

New warning on NSAIDs; drug approved for flu exposures

Gallium 68 PSMA-11 as the first drug for positron emission tomography imaging of prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA)-positive lesions in men with prostate cancer. ... The drug is also indicated for patients with suspected prostate cancer recurrence
January 2021

Rethinking the value of the annual exam

That's melanoma, colon cancer and cervical cancer, lymphoma, and probably breast cancer and prostate cancer.” (The fallout of the release of USPSTF breast cancer guidelines will be addressed in ACP ... Examples include screening of asymptomatic women
January 2010

Prostate cancer

Men with clinically detected, localized prostate cancer and a long life expectancy benefited from radical prostatectomy, with a mean of 2.9 years of life gained after 23 years of ... Among men who underwent radical prostatectomy, extracapsular extension
December 2018

Proposed warnings on cigarettes would be first in 35 years

A safety announcement that an FDA review found no increased risk of prostate cancer with Parkinson's disease medicines containing entacapone (Comtan, Stalevo). ... The additional studies concluded that entacapone use is not associated with an increased
October 2019

Changes to contraindication for statins in pregnancy

Sotorasib (Lumakras) to treat adults with non-small-cell lung cancer whose tumors have a KRAS G12C mutation and who have received at least one prior systemic therapy. ... Brand name: Aptiom). Enzalutamide capsules (40 mg) for the treatment of patients
September 2021

Recall of generic drugs, acne cream; depression device OK'd

A warning letter to Lab Corporation of America for marketing OvaSure, a test the company says can detect ovarian cancer, without having FDA approval for the test. ... Examine patients prior to therapy to rule out prostate cancer. The most common side
January 2009

Prostate cancer

Men with average or low PSA levels had negligible rates of prostate cancer or death by age 85. ... prostate cancer (AUC, 0.90; 95% CI, 0.84 to 0.96; P<0.001).
September 2010

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