Information referenced is provided by PCRI with links to other sources to help you to take charge of your treatment plan. It is not meant to be a textbook on prostate cancer. There are many excellent books listed on our Books page.
Prostate Cancer is a family of diseases; most are slow growing but some are extremely aggressive. There are no hard and fast rules that apply to determine when and how your prostate cancer should be treated. It is important for you, the patient, to understand the extent and aggressiveness of your disease before considering the treatment options available.