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Which is better: prostate radiation or hormone treatment?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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In brief: Prostate radiation o

This depends on many things - the gleason rating score, your age and whether there is spread.
Some schools believe in using both. Radiation is usually for 40-44 treatments. Hormone treatment is more common when you are older. Outcomes have not shown hormone therapy to be superior.

In brief: Prostate radiation o

This depends on many things - the gleason rating score, your age and whether there is spread.
Some schools believe in using both. Radiation is usually for 40-44 treatments. Hormone treatment is more common when you are older. Outcomes have not shown hormone therapy to be superior.
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