NEW OPTIONS IN PROSTATE CANCER TREATMENT Presented by Triangle Urology Associates, P.A. PROSTATE CANCER: The #1 cancer in males. Second leading cause of cancer related deaths among men 1 out of 6 men has a chance of developing prostate cancer in his lifetime
NEW OPTIONS IN PROSTATE CANCER TREATMENTPresented byTriangle Urology Associates, P.A.
If detected early, prostate cancer is highly treatable!
Now, an effective treatment option that also helps preserve patient quality of life: Brachytherapy
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