Klinik am Ring
Sexualstörungen nach der radikalen Entfernung der Prostata häufig aber wenig beachtet. Viele Patienten fürchten nach einer Prostatakrebs-OP den Verlust eines erfüllten Sexuallebens.
“Men diagnosed with prostate cancer are still not thoroughly informed about urinary incontinence as a consequence of surgery prior to undergoing the procedure,” complains Dr. Stephan Neubauer, Urologist at the West German Prostate Center.
"PSA testing is useless and sometimes even dangerous“ ? a statement that is frequently incorrectly transported by the media, lately even in the broadcast of the RBB Politmagazine Kontraste "Early detection for prostate cancer: The business of fear."
Internal radiation – more effective, safe, and cost efficient than radical surgery
Urinary incontinence, erectile dysfunction, impotence? Especially for younger patients with prostate cancer the expected adverse effects play crucial role in the selection of therapy.
Who benefits from a treatment and who does not?
Is it worthwhile for 75-year-old men to undergo a therapy of prostate cancer or are the elderly better off with a wait and see approach?