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Treatments for prostate cancer with bone metastasis?

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Dr. Terence Chapman
Urology - Oncology
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In brief: Many

The first line of treatment for this is androgen deprivation.
In addition, there are medicines which reduce the risk of fractures with Denosumab showing the most efficacy compared to zoledronic acid, however with some risk of significant side effects. For more extensive disease, a newer IV radium therapy has shown improved survival. Localized radiation can be effective for painful foci.

In brief: Many

The first line of treatment for this is androgen deprivation.
In addition, there are medicines which reduce the risk of fractures with Denosumab showing the most efficacy compared to zoledronic acid, however with some risk of significant side effects. For more extensive disease, a newer IV radium therapy has shown improved survival. Localized radiation can be effective for painful foci.
Dr. Terence Chapman
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In brief: Bone mets

Add a drug like zoeta or xgeva (denosumab).

In brief: Bone mets

Add a drug like zoeta or xgeva (denosumab).
Hormone ablation.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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