Anticoagulants may prolong lives of prostate cancer patients

02/22/2013 | HealthDay News

Researchers tracked nearly 250 patients with advanced or spreading prostate cancer and found a 39% increase in survival among those treated with anticoagulants. Because of bleeding risks, the drugs should be used carefully, experts cautioned. The study examined patients being treated with chemotherapy and was reported at a meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

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