Michael Lin-Brande, MD | Authors

Primary Focal Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: A Review of the Literature

May 13, 2021

Focal therapy for prostate cancer could balance undertreatment and overtreatment of localized prostate cancer for highly selected patients. Long-term oncologic outcomes are not yet available for any modality. Patients should be informed regarding currently available outcomes, the necessity of adherence to a stringent follow-up protocol, and the possible need for additional targeted therapy or future radical treatment in case of recurrence.