Prostate Carcinoma
... as the cofounder of the International Prostate Cancer Group (IPG) Dr. Neubauer has been involved, clinically and scientifically for over 15 years in the treatment of prostate carcinoma and the benign prostate ...
... of brachytherapy in the treatment requires a rethinking of the localized prostate carcinoma" commented Dr. Stephan Neubauer of West German Prostate Center in Cologne. The current results of the largest ...
3. Our Concept
(Urologie/Urologie)
... younger men between the age of 25 and 35.   Most frequently occurring cancer in males: prostate carcinoma With targeted preventive screening, the disease can now be detected in its early stage ...
4. Second Opinion
(Urologie/Kooperationen)
... decision to “choose” the right treatment. To date, the treatment of prostate carcinoma offers various advanced therapy options with equal chance for success. It is therefore even more important to weigh ...
5. Choline-PET/CT
(Leistungen/Prostatakarzinom)
... there will also be an elevated level of choline in the cells. Radioactive choline (C11-Choline) marked with carbon-11, can therefore in the tumor tissue of the prostate carcinoma be quantified via a nuclear ...
6. Prostate Biopsy
(Leistungen/Prostatakarzinom)
Abnormal palpation of the prostate, abnormal transrectal ultrasound, or an elevated PSA level may point to the presence of a prostate carcinoma.  A prostate gland biopsy is a test to remove small ...
7. The PCA3 GeneTest
(Leistungen/Prostatakarzinom)
... in the prostate tissue and is passed in the urine. In case of metastases, the gene is especially active, and the prostate carcinoma cells form 60 – 100 times more PCA3 than normal prostate tissue.  ...
8. PSA Test -
(Leistungen/Prostatakarzinom)
the only chance for early detection The PSA test for early detection of the prostate carcinoma has aside from palpation and the ultrasound examination, been available since 15 years.  Fortunately, ...
9. Prostate Carcinoma
(Leistungen/Prostatakarzinom)
Early detection can help to cure cancer more easily and effective If based on preventive screening prostate cancer is suspected, biopsy samples of prostate tissue must be examined to establish a formal ...
10. Pedram Derakhshani, M.D.
(Urologie/Ärzteteam)
... invasive treatments of prostate carcinoma since 1995. In addition to the permanent seed implantations performed by him since 1999, Dr. Derakshani has extensive clinical experience in surgical techniques, ...
11. Stephan Neubauer, M.D.
(Urologie/Ärzteteam)
... years in the treatment of prostate carcinoma and the benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH). In addition to his pioneering work during the introduction of the brachytherapy in Germany, he has extensive clinical ...
... effects, such as incontinence and impotence.“ If the prostate carcinoma is in an advanced stage or if, we are dealing with an aggressive type of cancer, the German Prostate Center uses the afterloading ...
... the monitor real time.„This innovative technology not only allows for a targeted sampling of the tissue to diagnose prostate carcinoma, it also avoids a second biopsy in many cases “, says the Cologne ...
Focus on side effects In the future, the PSA test will still be indispensible for the early detection, prognosis and assessment of prostate carcinoma, as well as for the planning of the needed therapy. ...
... cases in which prostate carcinoma was treated by surgery2. Additionally, Incontinence actually occurs only after previously performed transurethral prostate resection (TURP). Literature: 1. Thompson ...
... Journal HÖRZU (Edition 42, October 2009).  Dr. Neubauer has been involved, clinically and scientifically, for over 15 years in the treatment of prostate carcinoma and the benign prostate hyperplasia ...
HIFU (high intensity focused ultrasound), as well as cryotherapy prove not to be adequate alternatives for the treatment of localized prostate carcinoma. These are the latest findings in the new Prostate ...
Clinical studies examine the concept of  „active surveillance“ also known as watchful waiting as an alternative therapy Due to improved examination methods, prostate carcinoma is more often discovered ...
... to an operation.     In patients with prostate carcinoma, brachytherapy, external irradiation, and surgery lead equal recovery rates, provided the tumor is detected at an early stage. ...
20. Our competence for your health
(Urologie/Urologie)
... therapies of all urological diseases according to modern and progressive medical methods. In addition to the department’s primary therapies for prostate carcinoma and the benign prostate enlargement, ...