Review: Surgery Bests Radiation For Surviving Localized Prostate Cancer

While it may lead to improved survival, some forms of surgery also carry significant side effects.

Men with prostate cancer confined to the gland may face better odds of survival if they’re treated with surgery versus radiation therapy, suggests a meta-analysis published online Dec. 15, 2015, in European Urology. Researchers reviewed data from 19 studies involving up to 118,830 patients with localized prostate cancer treated with surgery or radiation (most commonly […]

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