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I have been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Grade T1c, XXXXXXX score 6, PSA 7.
Am considering Proton therapy vs. IMRT....

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Considerations

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thanks for sending the question.

These two radiation modalities have never been studied head to head...

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My father has a high psa again (0.2) two years after laparoscopic prostatectomy for an aggressive prostate cancer (gleason grade 9). should he get...

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Hello and thanks for the query.

Usually with a PSA recurrence which is how we define this, hormonal therapy is certainly indicated. Radiation therapy...

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I'm a 65 year old female. I was diagnosed with osteosarcoma of the sacrum in November of 2013. I've went through chemo, proton beam therapy,...

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You may have pulmonary embolism.

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.

You...

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I'm a 65 year old female. I was diagnosed with osteosarcoma of the sacrum in November of 2013. I've went through chemo, proton beam therapy ,...

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I have been diagnosed with prostate cancer . Grade T1c, XXXXXXX score 6, PSA 7. Am considering Proton therapy vs. IMRT. Thoughts?

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My father has a high psa again (0.2) two years after laparoscopic prostatectomy for an aggressive prostate cancer (gleason grade 9). should he get...

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