Treatment for prostate cancer

The main treatments for prostate cancer are active surveillance, external beam radiotherapy, hormone therapy, brachytherapy, surgery, chemotherapy and watchful waiting. 

The best treatment for you depends on a number of things, such as the stage and grade of your cancer (how much your cancer has spread and how fast it is growing), any symptoms you have, your general health, your age and your personal preference.

Visit the pages below to find out more about the various treatments and things to think about when making a decision:

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