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Treating the primary tumor can improve survival in men whose prostate cancer has spread

For men with prostate cancer that has metastasized, treatment usually focuses on the tumors that develop elsewhere in the body. But treating the primary tumor in the prostate with radiation or surgery could result in longer overall survival. Related Post: Long-term hormonal therapy benefits men with locally… Promising results for a targeted drug in advanced prostate… The risks of active surveillance for men with… Following low-risk prostate cancers before starting… Selenium, vitamin E supplements increase prostate cancer… The post Treating the primary tumor can improve survival in men whose prostate cancer has spread appeared first on Harvard Health Blog.
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