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NCCN Guidelines for Patients

®

Prostate Cancer, Version 1.2016

6

Treatment guide: Monitoring

Treatment after radiation therapy

Treatment after radiation therapy

Guide 18. Local treatment may be an option

Health tests

Test results

What are the options?

Main tests:

• PSA doubling time

• Chest x-ray

• Bone scan

• Prostate MRI

Possible tests:

• Abdominal and pelvic

CT/MRI

• C-11 choline PET

• TRUS biopsy

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Cancer isn’t

found in

prostate or

other areas

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• Observation

Ü

• ADT

Ü

• Clinical trial

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Cancer is

found in

prostate but

hasn’t spread

Ü

• Observation

Ü

• Radical prostatectomy + PLND

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• Cryosurgery

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• Brachytherapy

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Metastases

Ü

• ADT listed in Part 7

Guide 17. Local treatment isn’t an option

What are the options?

• ADT listed in Part 7

• Observation