It’s highly debated whether patients undergoing radiation therapy
for prostate cancer
should also have their lymph nodes treated. Janna Andrews, MD, discusses the RTOG
trials and their results, which showed that there was no significant difference
between whole pelvic radiation therapy and prostate-only therapy with hormone therapy.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 May 1;80(1):6-16.
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