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Early Stage Prostate Cancer—What Are Your Options?

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Description: Andrew Lee M.D., associate professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, says stage 1 prostate cancer is localized and has not spread to other parts of the body. Patients are often treated with surgery, external beam radiation or using brachytherapy, a radioactive implant surgically placed near the tumor. For select patients, active surveillance is often recommended depending on their age and other personal risk factors.
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Posted on : 09/04/12
Added : 7 years ago
Category : Prostate Cancer