Sperling Prostate Center

Month: April 2016

Can Prostatectomy Spread Prostate Cancer?

To be honest, the question does not have a clear answer. I read one journal article in which “surgical manipulation” of the prostate gland during radical prostatectomy (RP) increased the number of circulating tumor cells (CTCs, or breakaway tumor cells into blood circulation); it was proven by comparing blood samples before and during surgery. Then keep reading

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