Prostate cancer

29 June 2010

Statins May Lower Rates of Prostate Cancer Recurrence

But connection needs to be confirmed by future study, researcher says

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The findings aren't firm enough for doctors to make a blanket recommendation about statin therapy for men who have had prostate cancer, said study senior author Dr. Stephen Freedland, an associate professor of urology and pathology at Duke University.


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