Is there a cure for stage 4 prostate cancer?

The farther the cancer spreads from the prostate, the harder it is to successfully treat. Stage 4 prostate cancer, unless detected early enough, can therefore be more difficult to treat since it has spread beyond the prostate. Once prostate cancer spreads to distant organs, a condition called metastatic prostate cancer, a cure is no longer possible.

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