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Therapy and prognosis of metastatic prostate cancer

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 August 2021

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    Kullmann TamásE-MailWebsite

    PhD, Department of Oncology, Petz Aladár Hospital, Győr, Hungary

    Interests: Infections and malignancies of the urinary tract, Diagnosis of “fever of unknown origin”, Oncologic emergencies, Pain relief for cancer patients

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Please let me invite you to contribute to the preparation and later to favour a mindful lecture of this speciel issue of the Journal of Men’s Health dedicated to metastatic prostate cancer.

Although being a leading cause of cancer death, metastatic prostate cancer, compared to other cancer types, is any longer necesserily a life threatening condition. Thanks to recent pharmaceutical developments, several lines of anti-hormonal and cytostatic treatments may provide long years of disease control.

We would like to focus in this special issue to the diagnostic challenges, to the proper use of innovative therapies and to the patients’ perspectives open with the improved prognosis. Differentiating between localised and generalised disease remains problematic even with the best imaging techniques. Sequencing and maintenance of novel drugs are being debated. The men’s own evaluation of the quality of their prolonged life is maybe not enough taken into account.

This special issue offers an opportunity to address the following but other topics:

- Diagnosis and treatment of oligometastatic disease

- Diagnosis and treatment of micrometastatic disease

- Diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrin cancer of the prostate

- Optimal selection of systemic therapies

- Optimal maintenance of second line antiandrogenic therapies

- Optimal comedication of androgen synthesis inhibitors

- Optimal dosing of bisphosphonates

- Quality of life of patients with metastatic prostate cancer

Let’s share our experience to the better care of the patients of all of us.


Kullmann Tamás


Prostate cancer, Metastatic prostate cancer, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prognosis, Quality of life, Oligometastatic disease, Micrometastatic disease, Androgen synthesis inhibitors, Second line antiandrogenic therapies, Bisphosphonates

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All manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Men's Health are assessed according to the journal standard editorial criteria. If accepted for publication, an Article Processing Charge of 1250 USD applies.

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Published Papers (8 papers)

Open Access Special Issue

A comprehensive mechanistic basis of prostate cancer advancement & its personalized implementation-bridging the gap: present state and future prospect

Dipamoy Datta,Md Aftabuddin,Raja Kundu,Mayank Baid,Sanjoy Kumar Das,Supriti Sarkar,Suresh Bajoria,Tapan Kumar Mandal,Pragnadyuti Mandal,Chandan Banerjee,B Shiva Shankar,Anish Banerjee,Chinmay Kumar Panda,Sougata Sarkar,Nilkantha Garain,Subrata Chakraborty,Anirban Sinha,Chaitali Banerjee,Losiana Nayak,Aniruddha Bagchi,Subhadra Roy,Kaushik Goswami,Leena Kumari

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.029

Abstract ( 1604 ) PDF (181.62 kB) ( 216 )

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Enzalutamide versus Abiraterone Acetate as first-line treatment of castration resistant metastatic prostate cancer in geriatric (≥75) patients

Ali Alkan,Zeynep Gülsüm Güç,Mustafa Gürbüz,Güliz Özgün,Serkan Değirmencioğlu,Mutlu Doğan,Tuğba Akın Telli,Özge Keskin,Çağatay Arslan,Burak Bilgin,Sema Sezgin Göksu,Hacer Demir,Elif Berna Köksoy,Osman Köstek,İsmail Ertürk,Teoman Şakalar,Arzu Yaşar,Görkem Türkkan,Büşra Kasım,Aziz Karaoğlu,Berna Çakmak Öksüzoğlu,Fulden Yumuk,Mehmet Ali Şendur,Hasan Şenol Coşkun,İrfan Çiçin,Nuri Karadurmuş,Özgür Tanrıverdi,Hakan Akbulut,Yüksel Ürün

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.041

Abstract ( 954 ) PDF (192.04 kB) ( 245 )

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The 100 most-cited articles in castration-resistant prostate cancer: a bibliometric analysis

Hui Fang,Lugeng He,Huadong He,Xuliang Wang,Yuyong Wang,Hongwei Ge,Yuehua Wan,Chao Chen

Online publish date: 18 June 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.053

Abstract ( 620 ) PDF (2.66 MB) ( 178 )

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Insights into association between urolithiasis and prostate cancer

Xiaolu Sun,Bhuman Deep Kour,Xiangtao Wang,Xiufang Hu,Yufen Wang,Sugunakar Vuree

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.070

Abstract ( 1070 ) PDF (1.56 MB) ( 196 )

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The diagnostic value of a new formula combining age and prostate volume in prostate cancer

Xiaobo Yang,Jiahao Shan,Qiang Zhang,Zhongyu Yuan,Haoran Xu,Ziyang Liu,Xiaojie Zhou,Wenzhuo Ma,Hongbin Shi

Online publish date: 22 July 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.080

Abstract ( 573 ) PDF (1.5 MB) ( 163 )

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Decrease in prostate cancer detection during COVID-19 pandemic

Daniel Porav-Hodade,Daniel Balan,Raul Gherasim,Oliver Arpad Vida,Ciprian Todea-Moga,Septimiu Voidazan,Orsolya Martha

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.110

Abstract ( 796 ) PDF (246.1 kB) ( 187 )

Open Access Special Issue

A single centre pilot experience with 18F-JK-PSMA-7 PET-CT in the staging of prostate cancer

Szigeti András,Kocsis Károly,Ambrus Adél,Kránitz Noémi,Szepesváry Zsolt,Kullmann Tamás

Online publish date: 18 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.133

Abstract ( 382 ) PDF (80.26 kB) ( 156 )

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