Prostate Cancer

  • Michael A. Garcia
  • Eric K. HansenEmail author
  • Mack RoachIII


This chapter will discuss the screening, work-up, diagnosis, and management for prostate cancer.


Prostate cancer Screening Gleason score Radiation Prostatectomy Salvage therapy Brachytherapy Androgen deprivation therapy 



We thank Siavash Jabbari MD for his work on the prior edition of this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael A. Garcia
    • 1
  • Eric K. Hansen
    • 2
    Email author
  • Mack RoachIII
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.The Oregon Clinic, Radiation Oncology, Providence St. Vincent Medical CenterPortlandUSA

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