I think things have moved along very quickly with proton beam therapy.
The Rutherford centre in Newport have been carrying out PCA treatment for some years now with success.
Yes, it's expensive and more research needs to be done but you have to judge the results.
I'm doing further research but will chat with my urologist (I don't have an oncologist yet 😢) to see if my cancer is treatable this way. They have hinted that HT may not be necessary.... we'll see.
Bit disappointed that this site doesn't mention proton beam therapy as a viable form of treatment....I think it needs to catch up!
Meanwhile, here's some journal articles.
Articles with a focus on impotence:
Articles with a focus on bowel toxicities:
Edited by member 13 Aug 2021 at 14:02
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