A 48-year-old member asked:
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what is a good treatment for prostate cancer?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: Treatment needs to be tailored to the needs of the individual patient. Usual treatments are surgery, external radiation, radiation with implanted seeds, hormone and chemotherapy.
Answered on Jan 28, 2016
Dr. Richard Sarle
22 years experience Urology
Prostate cancer tx: There are books about this topics; please refer to NCCN.org for a comprehensive overview of options based on risk and life expectancy
Answered on Jan 28, 2016
Dr. Rabii Madi
23 years experience Urology
Different options : There is no single good treatment for prostate cancer. It depends on the age of the patient, nature of the cancer, and the overall health of the patient. Som Cancers don't need to be treated. Treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, and cryotherapy.
Answered on Jan 28, 2016

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