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Gleason 5+4, PSA 120

My father, at 62 was diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer. His PSA was above 100 when diagnised and the biopsy revealed a gleson score of 5+4.  TURP was done to relieve his urinary issues..He still has bowel movement issues..Metstasis into pelic area and a rib.  He was just castrated.
Are there any other treatment options as of now or just wait for some time before terating..

Thanks for any help
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Thank you for your question. Testosterone fuels the growth of prostate cancer and the testicles produce about 90-95% of the testosterone in men. There is some debate over the remaining testosterone in the body and its effect on prostate cancer growth. Many patients opt to take anti-androgens. This option should be discussed with your father's medical oncologist.

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Ash Tewari, MD

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