advantages

Advantages

The LaZure prostate cancer treatment device has significant advantages compared to current treatments for early stage prostate cancer.

  •  Lower cost alternative to prostate surgery and radiation treatments
  • Minimally invasive treatment – less patient trauma, more rapid recovery period
  • Does not damage healthy tissue and nerves – no serious side effects
  • Very effective, complete killing of cancer cells within the treatment field
  • Can be performed by urologist – eliminates need for radiation oncologist and technician
  • Potential out-patient procedure – can create hospital cost savings
  • Uses same basic procedure and tools as Brachytherapy – lowers physician training requirements
  • Has demonstrated urinary improvements in patients (possible BPH treatment alternative)
  • Possible therapeutic effect on metastatic disease – based on very limited non-clinical data