Choosing the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment

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What’s the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment for Me? There are many things to consider when trying to choose the prostate cancer treatment that is right for you. Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer haven’t had the disease spread beyond the gland and may be classified as low risk. Others may have more advanced stages of […]

How Does Chemotherapy for Prostate Cancer Work?

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Chemotherapy for prostate cancer as a treatment option. Chemotherapy, while a common treatment for many other types of cancers, is generally used in more advanced cases of prostate cancer. But chemotherapy is usually the first that springs to mind when people think of cancer treatment options. Chemotherapy is the use of drugs that work to […]

Is Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment?

Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Types of Chemotherapy Used for Prostate Cancer Treatment Conventional chemotherapy has been used for prostate cancer treatment for decades.  So far, there is little evidence that chemotherapy used for prostate cancer treatment early in the course of the disease will alter patient outcome. The main use of chemotherapy for prostate cancer is usually in the […]

What are Some Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer Patients?

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A discussion of treatment options for prostate cancer patients. There are a variety of treatment options for prostate cancer patients. Making the right choice involves a conversation with a physician, who weigh the outcomes of treatment options for prostate cancer. Dr. David Albala offers some information to help guide patients to the right treatment options […]

When To Take the Oncotype DX Test

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The Oncotype DX test for prostate cancer patients helps patients and their doctors determine how aggressive a prostate tumor is and whether or not active surveillance is an option for them. Learn about when a patient would receive the Oncotype DX test in this video with Dr. Eric Klein. The Oncotype DX is best used […]


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