Pathology review study confirms benefit of immediate hormonal therapy

May 12, 2004

Immediate hormonal therapy in patients with nodal positive prostate cancerwho have undergone radical prostatectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy confersa survival advantage over delayed hormonal therapy, according to a centralpathology review study by Edward Messing, MD, professor of urology, andcolleagues at the University of Rochester (NY) School of Medicine and Dentistry.