Laser therapy leaves no sign of prostate cancer in 50\% of t
A drug activated by laser light successfully destroys early prostate cancer while avoiding side effects that commonly occur with surgery, trial results have shown.

The new technique, called vascular-targeted photodynamic therapy (VTP), involves injecting a light-sensitive drug into the bloodstream. The drug is then “switched on” by laser pulses fired through optical fibres inserted into the prostate.

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/prostate-cancer-laser-therapy-leaves-no-sign-of-symptoms-half-of-trial-patients-a7486016.html
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