A 34-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me if caught early can prostate cancer always be cured?

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Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Yes: The important issues relate to age, especially over 70 where even with a high PSA cure is good. At 40-50 yrs of age an elevated PSA with proven bx of Ca presents more difficulty and may even if early require aggressive treatment with chemo and or RT.
Answered on Nov 21, 2018
Dr. Michael Michaels
53 years experience Urology
Usually: If caught early, prostate cancer can usually be cured. This is the short answer.You are 34 so this must be for a loved one.
Answered on Aug 13, 2014

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