HIFU method available on US market

October 13, 2015 r. HIFU technology (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) used in the procedure for the ablation of prostate tumor tissue obtained FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approval – the US government agency responsible for the control of medical equipment,…
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Histopathological re-examination of prostate gland biopsy

Histopathological re-examination of prostate gland biopsy is essential element of prostate cancer diagnostic process. Unfortunately, in Poland availability of pathologists who specialize in the evaluation of biopsies obtained from the prostate is very limited and often result in incorrect or incomplete…
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Incidence of cancer increases – PSA test may save your life

Latest National Cancer Registry report forecasts that in 2015 the number of prostate cancer occurrences will increase. The forecast indicates that there will be 14 thousand prostate cancer detections in Poland. Prostate cancer can be treated as a contemporary disease of affluence – in the 1950s ...

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First penile implant surgery in medicover hospital

FIRST PENILE IMPLANT SURGERY IN MEDICOVER HOSPITAL On 8th August 2015 HIFU Clinic Prostate Cancer Treatment Centre medical team supervised by Marek Filipek, MD, PhD., performed the first penile implant surgery in Medicover Hospital. Implantation of penile prosthesis is currently…
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HIFU method in Poland – modern prostate cancer treatment

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) method. It is available for Polish patients since 2011. Since then, more than 130 patients suffering from prostate cancer underwent the HIFU treatment in Poland, of which 120 surgeries were conducted in HIFU Prostate Cancer…
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FIRST 4KSCORE TEST IN POLAND

Test 4Kscore is the first test in the world which allows to predict prostate cancer occurrence up to twenty years in advance. In mid-July, 2015 HIFU Clinic Prostate Cancer Treatment Centre(www.hifu.pl) in cooperation with Medical Centre AMEDS (www.ameds.pl) as the…
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HYDRAULIC PENILE IMPLANT – SEXUALITY AFTER TREATMENT

Hydraulic penile implant is a definitive form of erectile dysfunction treatment. For many men, penile prosthesis implantation is the only chance to return to an active sex life. Contrary to appearances, this is not a form of treatment reserved exclusively…
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4Kscore test is now available in Poland

Since July 2015 the advanced diagnostic test 4KScore is available in Poland. It allows not only to detect the aggressive prostate cancer, but also to estimate the risk of prostate cancer occurrence up to twenty years in advance. 4KScore test…
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Try out initial consultation online for free

Prostate cancer free initial consultation When creating a new web portal HIFU.pl we have focused on easy and transparent access to all information related to prostate cancer. To make first steps in the fight against tumor easier, we have made…
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PCA3 test

PCA3 test test is a more accurate alternative to the widely used PSA testing. PCA3 test is a more advanced genetic test for the Prostate Cancer Gene 3, showing a very high sensitivity and specificity for prostate cancer. This test…
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Melatonin, sleep and cancer

Lasting nearly eight years study by the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston covered 928 men. During the study, prostate cancer developed in 12% of men. The study showed that undisturbed and restful sleep, and related with it melatonin…
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Pumpkin for prostate?

Pumpkin seeds contain substances called phytosterols, which have a beneficial effect on the prostate gland reducing its volume. In addition, pumpkin seeds contain other substances that slow down the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. Dihydrotestosterone is present in large quantities…
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