Surgery Plus Radiation Therapy Best at Extending Survival in Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients, Study Says

Surgery Plus Radiation Therapy Best at Extending Survival in Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients, Study Says
A combination of surgery and radiation therapy is better at extending the survival of men with locally advanced prostate cancer than radiation therapy plus hormone therapy, but is associated with higher rates of erectile dysfunction and urinary incontinence, a study found. These are the two combinations recommended for high-risk prostate cancer, but the study also

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One comment

  1. Harry Newman says:

    Yes, but EBRT plus brachytherapy boost (BBT) is superior to either RT plus ADT, and RP plus ADT.

    The article is misleading without stating the above.

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