A member asked:

What are the chances of recovering from prostate cancer if it's spread to the veins in your legs?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Mohamed Elmongy answered

Specializes in Hematology and Oncology

Go to see urologist : Dear patient, if you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer then you make sure that you have gone to be evaluated by urologist oncologist and will evaluate your prostate cancer status by ordering ct scan of your abdomen & pelvis and ordering your blood test which is cbc, complete metabolic profile and psa blood test. Urologist will decide if you are eligible for curative radical resection.

Answered 9/28/2016


Dr. Richard Sarle answered

Specializes in Urology

Veins: It doesn't go there, lymph nodes and bones.

Answered 4/1/2013



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