NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Prostate Cancer - page 3

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NCCN Guidelines for Patients
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: Prostate Cancer
Version 1.2014
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T ble of c ntents
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How to use this booklet
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Part 1 – About prostate cancer
Explains how prostate cancer starts and how it
spreads.
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Part 2 – Cancer staging
Describes how doctors rate the growth of
prostate cancer.
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Part 3 – Treatment planning
Describes how doctors plan your treatment.
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Part 4 – Overview of cancer treatments
Describes the treatments used to cure or control
prostate cancer.
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Part 5 – Initial treatment by risk group
Presents the options when treating prostate
cancer for the first time.
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Part 6 – Monitoring and salvage treatment
Describes testing and treatment options used
after initial treatment.
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Part 7 – Treatment for advanced cancer
Presents options for when local cancer
treatments aren’t enough.
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Part 8 – Making treatment decisions
Offers tips for choosing the best treatment.
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Part 9 – Dictionary
Lists the definitions of medical terms.
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