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Treatment for advanced cancer

Deciding about treatment can be difficult when you have advanced prostate cancer. Treatment can help to reduce symptoms, make you feel better and sometimes can help you to live longer. Find out about the different types of treatment you might have, when you might have them and about possible side effects.

Making decisions about treatment for advanced cancer

Read about making treatment decisions when you have advanced cancer.

Chemotherapy for advanced cancer

Find out about chemotherapy for advanced prostate cancer and how you have it.

Radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill prostate cancer cells.


Find out about steroid treatment, when and how you have it for prostate cancer and the possible side effects.

Hormone therapy for advanced prostate cancer

Find out about hormone therapy for advanced prostate cancer, what it is and how you have it.

Last reviewed: 
26 Feb 2014

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