Martin Sanda

Sep. 04, 2009

'Watchful Waiting' on Prostate Cancer Treatment

It's common advice for men of a certain age -- get tested for prostate cancer, and get treatment early. But is 'watchful waiting' a better option for patients with some types of low-risk tumors?

prostate cancer, treatment, risk, watchful waiting

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