Hormone Therapy for Locally Advanced Disease

For some men, hormone therapy alone may be an appropriate option when the cancer has spread outside the prostate capsule. There are several possible approaches including Medical or Surgical Castration, Combined Androgen Blockade or Triple Drug Therapy. Each can be given continuously or intermittently.

  • Who is a good candidate and what are the risks and benefits?

This information is contained in the video. (Reviewed May, 2012)