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Author Blum, Ralph, 1932-

Title Invasion of the prostate snatchers : no more unnecessary biopsies, radical treatment or loss of sexual potency / Ralph H. Blum, Mark Scholz.

Imprint New York : Other Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.99463 BLU    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    616.99463 BLU    Available
Description vi, 293 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Welcome to prostate country -- They're all surgeons -- The quest for the enchanted shotgun -- Commuting the death sentence -- Band of brothers -- Introducing active surveillance -- Life in the libido-free zone -- To biopsy or not to biopsy : opening Pandora's box -- The return of the prodigal hard-on -- TIP : testosterone inactivating pharmaceuticals -- Invitation to the "ice ball" -- A new look at radiation -- Nikola Tesla's magical mystery machine -- Quality imaging : a doorway to less toxic treatment -- Now playing for a limited time only : the combidex follies -- Deciding on your treatment -- Anatomy of an assisted suicide -- The insulin connection -- Hexing : the modern sorcerer's curse -- Diet and supplements -- Romancing the immune system -- How prostate cancer can make you live longer : getting to the doctor's office -- By way of summing up -- Genuine hope for men with relapsed disease.
Subject Prostate -- Cancer -- Popular works.
Prostate -- Cancer -- Surgery -- Popular works.
Added Author Scholz, Mark.
ISBN 1590513851 (ebook)
9781590513422 (hardcover)
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