Posted Jul. 17, 2017 at 6:00 a.m.

Premium Lock Science Says: Not all cancers need treatment right away

Published: 2017-07-17 06:00:00
Updated: 2017-07-17 06:00:00

Cancer research Cancer research

The biopsy shows cancer, so you have to act fast, right? Not necessarily, if it's a prostate tumor. Long-term results are in from one of the few studies comparing these options in men with tumors confined to the prostate. After 20 years, death rates were roughly similar for those who had immediate surgery and those initially assigned to monitoring, and surgery had more side effects....

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