Treatment Options

Articles and videos about treatment options for prostate cancer.


Surgical Procedures: Prostatectomy

A prostatectomy is the surgical removal of the prostate gland, surrounding tissue, and seminal vesicles for the treatment of prostate cancer.

Hormone Therapy: The Basics

Hormone therapy blocks the action of hormones that may fuel the growth of breast, prostate and some other cancers. Hormones are chemicals that are naturally produced by the organs making up the body's endocrine system. 

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Blogs

I wish u knew… Understanding prostate cancer screening
by Timothy J. Hampshire
December 6, 2012

Brown Bag Chat: Prostate Cancer Treatment: Where are we now?
by Carolyn Vachani, MSN, RN, AOCN
January 27, 2011

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