QUES­TIONS TO ASK YOUR DOC­TOR BE­FORE SURGERY OR TREAT­MENT

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What tests are go­ing to be done for an ac­cu­rate di­ag­no­sis?

How long will the biopsy take? Will I be awake and will it hurt? If I do have cancer, what hap­pens next? Has the cancer spread to any other ar­eas?

What stage of prostate cancer do I have?

What type of treat­ment do the doc­tors rec­om­mend?

What ef­fects do this con­di­tion have on sex­ual ac­tiv­ity or uri­nary con­ti­nence?

How long will it take be­fore I can re­turn to my nor­mal ac­tiv­i­ties?

How will prostate cancer be mon­i­tored af­ter treat­ment, and how of­ten will I need check-ups?

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