Prostate Cancer Home > Treatment for Prostrate Cancer

Were you looking for information about Prostate Cancer Treatment? Treatment for prostrate cancer is a common variation and misspelling of prostate cancer treatment.
 
There are two types of prostate cancer treatment -- local and systemic therapy. Local therapy generally involves either surgery or radiation therapy. Hormone therapy is an example of systemic therapy. Certain factors help determine which form of prostate cancer treatment is most suitable for your situation, including: stage of the cancer, grade of the tumor, your symptoms of prostate cancer, and your general health.
 
(Click Prostate Cancer Treatment for more detailed information about the expected benefits and possible risks of certain prostate cancer treatment options, factors to consider when choosing a treatment plan, and potential side effects that may accompany various cancer treatments.)
 
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