A 30-year-old member asked:
what does treatment for prostate cancer consist of?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Andrew Turrisi answered
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Choices! They: Range for "watchful waiting"; surgery; radiotherapy. Depending on age, gleason score (and density), psa, these commonly have similar cur/control rates, but very different toxicities. Anti-hormones have a role in specific instances, but not in early stage disease.
Answered on Jun 25, 2012
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