In stage 1 prostate cancer, the cancer is confined to a small area of the prostate. Stage 1 cancers usually grow slowly and may never lead to symptoms. Treatment recommendations will vary, depending on the age and health of the individual. Men with stage 1 typically have an excellent prognosis and a very high survival rate.
Stage 1 prostate cancer is characterized by:
Treatment options for stage 1 prostate cancer may include:
The survival rate for stage 1 is very high. Almost 100% of prostate cancer patients diagnosed with stage 1 survive, according to the American Cancer Society.
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