Localized Prostate Cancer

Radical Prostatectomy

Radical Prostatectomy

Radical prostatectomy is a surgical treatment option for localized prostate cancer. The aim is to remove the entire prostate and the seminal vesicles. For radical prostatectomy you will receive general anaesthesia.

Discuss with your doctor the advantages and disadvantages of radical prostatectomy and if it is right for you.

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Read more about radical prostatectomy, how to prepare, and what to expect after the surgery. This section shows an illustration of radical prostatectomy.