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Title
Prostate cancer sourcebook Prostate cancer sourcebook :
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Classification
LCC: RC280.P7 P7599 2001 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 616.99/463 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2001036360
Table Of Contents
Machine generated contents note: Part I: Cancer in Men
Chapter 1-Cancer: An Overview3
Chapter 2
Top Five Cancers in Men23
Chapter 3-Racial/Ethnic Prostate Cancer
Patterns in the United States37
Chapter 4-Metastatic Cancer43
Part II: Introduction to Prostate Cancer
Chapter 5-Prostate Cancer: An Overview49
Chapter 6-Screening for Prostate Cancer67
Chapter 7-The Prostate-Specific-Antigen
(PSA ) Test71
Chapter 8
Questions and Answers about
Early Prostate Cancer77
Chapter 9-What Women Should Know about
the Prostate81
Chapter 10-The Urinary System and How It Works87
Chapter 11-Understanding Treatment Choices for
Prostate Cancer97
Chapter 12-Cryosurgery103
Chapter 13-Prostate Seed Implants107
Chapter 14-Radiotherapy109
Chapter 15-Biological Therapy113
Chapter 16-Angiogenesis Inhibitors in the
Treatment of Cancer121
Chapter 17-Selenium Supplements for Prevention
of Prostate Cancer123
Chapter 18-Alternative Medicine127
Chapter 19-Caring for Your Health and Feelings
after Cancer Treatment131
Chapter 20-Post-Treatment Concerns:
Incontinence, Impotence, and Infertility143
Part IV: Non-Malignant Prostate Conditions
and Related Concerns
Chapter 21
Prostatic Enlargement:
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia159
Chapter 22-Prostatitis173
Chapter 23-Impotence175
Chapter 24-Peyronie's Disease185
Part V: Current Research Initiatives and Clinical Trials
Chapter 25-The Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study191
Chapter 26-The Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and
Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial199
Chapter 27-The Prostate Cancer Prevention
Trial (PCPT)205
Chapter 28-Taking Part in Clinical Trials:
W hat to Expect213
Chapter 29-New Prostate Treatment Technology225
Chapter 30-Vitamin E for Prevention of Prostate Cancer227
Part VI: Additional Help and Information
Chapter 31-Important Terms for Prostate Patients237
Chapter 32-Prostate and Urologic Diseases
O rganizations255
Chapter 33-National Organizations Offering
Services to People with Cancer273
Chapter 34-Finding Cancer Support Groups287
Chapter 35-Managing Insurance Issues293
Chapter 36-Financial Assistance for Cancer Care301
Chapter 37-Links to Cancer Information on
the Internet307
Index325.
Authorized Access Point
Matthews, Dawn D. Prostate cancer sourcebook