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Subject:  Re: What is to be gained........? Date:  4/26/2007  7:39 PM
Author:  mauser96 Number:  30818 of 74297

for 1/4 of the treated population it is a virtual cure
And that's with it being used in the most advanced stage of prostate cancer. Despite the statistical flaws, it would be a dreadful thing for a federal agency to turn it's back on the tens of thousands of people who could have years of extra productive life from a procedure with no harmful effects. The risk to both FDA and patients doesn't come from approval, it comes from lack of approval.
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