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How can external beam radiation therapy treat advanced prostate cancer?

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External beam radiation therapy may be used to reduce pain from bone metastases in advanced prostate cancer.

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

National Institutes of Health.

American Cancer Society web site.

News release, Astellas Pharma Inc.

Reviewed by William Blahd on July 11, 2017

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

National Institutes of Health.

American Cancer Society web site.

News release, Astellas Pharma Inc.

Reviewed by William Blahd on July 11, 2017

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