Is Advanced Prostate Cancer Changing? The Evolution of Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer And The Need To Make Some Research Changes

Metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) is known as a cancer that more often than not metastasizes to the bone. Less often it moves to nonosseous sites (soft tissue sites like lymph nodes, liver and lung). The last few years has seen the development of new drugs that extend the survival of men. Because of these [...]

Combining Radiopharmaceuticals and Bisphosphonates to Treat Bone Mets

A recent study of one man at the Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands combined both treatment modalities, radiopharmaceuticals and bisphosphonates, to combat bone pain caused by bone metastases. Their results were surprising. Bone-seeking radiopharmaceuticals and bisphosphonates are both an indicated treatment for men with prostate cancer when painful [...]