One quarter of penis cancer sufferers don’t get recommended treatment – halving the survival rate

A recent international survey has found that around a quarter of patients are not receiving the recommended treatment for cancer of the penis. Researchers from centres in Italy, Spain, the USA, Brazil, and Hungary, looked at adherence to the European Association of Urology guidelines on treatment of penile cancer and found that these patients had half the survival rate of those who were treated according to guidelines.

Oncology News, 17/3/18