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Category: Urology


Life goes on even as cancer spreads

Life goes on even as cancer spreads

August 4, 2023

'It's not as bad as you think,' says Vince Lumia of Syracuse


Health tip: How can kidney stones be prevented?

Health tip: How can kidney stones be prevented?

July 5, 2023

Drinking enough water to generate more than a gallon of urine daily helps...


Another option to treat BPH

Another option to treat BPH

June 30, 2023

A treatment using water jets offers an alternative to surgery


Native Ukrainian doctor gives back to his country

Native Ukrainian doctor gives back to his country

April 20, 2023

Upstate urology chief helps send emergency supplies to embattled country


A new option in hormonal therapy for advanced prostate cancer

A new option in hormonal therapy for advanced prostate cancer

July 20, 2022

Drug allows men option of swallowing a pill vs. getting an injection


Surgery successfully treats his prostate cancer

Surgery successfully treats his prostate cancer

June 27, 2022

It wasn't easy but gets better with time, patient says.


Advanced cancer that calls for aggressive treatment

Advanced cancer that calls for aggressive treatment

June 22, 2022

When advanced cancer patients face the removal of their bladder in a lifesaving...


A prostate ‘lift’ instead of surgery

A prostate ‘lift’ instead of surgery

December 10, 2021

A treatment option with no sexual side effects


How does your tumor cell grow?

How does your tumor cell grow?

August 13, 2021

Upstate researcher gets $1.3 million NIH grant to study invasive cancers


7 facts about prostate cancer

7 facts about prostate cancer

August 10, 2021

Testing and treatment are tailored to each man's risks, needs and desires.


Cracking the chaperone code is seen as key to better cancer drugs

Cracking the chaperone code is seen as key to better cancer drugs

August 5, 2021

Upstate professor wins prestigious grant to continue his cancer research


Saved by a team of surgeons

Saved by a team of surgeons

July 13, 2021

An Owego man had a 16-pound tumor removed in a 12-hour operation


Science Is Art Is Science: Shining a light on cancer

Science Is Art Is Science: Shining a light on cancer

May 11, 2020


Shining a blue light on bladder cancer

Shining a blue light on bladder cancer

October 15, 2019


Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

August 27, 2019


He chose radiation treatment for his prostate cancer

He chose radiation treatment for his prostate cancer

February 27, 2019


‘A perfect example of why we became doctors’: Survival depended on a medical team, skillful surgery and a patient’s will to live

‘A perfect example of why we became doctors’: Survival depended on a medical team, skillful surgery and a patient’s will to live

November 20, 2018


Will this tumor cause trouble? Need treatment? Researcher seeks answers in gene he discovered

Will this tumor cause trouble? Need treatment? Researcher seeks answers in gene he discovered

December 20, 2017


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