Radiation Therapy or Radical Surgery Seen to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients with Newly Found Metastasis

Radiation Therapy or Radical Surgery Seen to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients with Newly Found Metastasis
Patients newly diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer may benefit from localized treatment, a new study suggests, showing that either removal of the prostate gland (radical prostatectomy) or a form of radiation therapy called intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) can markedly improve their survival chances. The results, included in the abstract “Local Therapy Improves Overall Survival in Patients with Newly

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