Salvage Ablation for Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer

Derek J. Lomas; David A. Woodrum; Lance A. Mynderse


Curr Opin Urol. 2021;31(3):188-193. 

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Ablation for Treatment of Radiorecurrent Prostate Cancer

In patients who are appropriate candidates for salvage local therapy, but are unfit or adverse to salvage prostatectomy, salvage ablation offers a minimally invasive option. Currently, cryotherapy and HIFU are salvage ablation modalities based on guidelines and will be the focus of this update.[1,2]