U.S. surgeons to perform prostate tissue ablation procedures indiscriminate of tissue type, including malignant and benign,” as stated in the media release issued by Profound Medical. However, that is very different from being able to claim that it can effectively and safely treat prostate cancer. We would warn men with prostate cancer (anywhere, not just in the US) that as far as we are aware there are no data as yet to support any suggestion that this technique can be used effectively and safely to treat prostate cancer.