Deciding on Treatment
Penile Cancer: Treatment Choices
There are various treatment choices for penile cancer. Which may work best for you? It depends on a number of factors. These include the type, results of other tests, size and location, and stage of your cancer.
Penile Cancer: Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy for penile cancer may be given as a cream or through an IV.
Penile Cancer: Surgery
Surgery is the most common treatment for penile cancer. Early stages of penile cancer can usually be cured by surgery alone.
Penile Cancer: Radiation Therapy
Radiation therapy uses high-energy radiation from X-rays or particles to kill cancer cells.
Penile Cancer: Your Chances for Recovery (Prognosis)
Penile cancer is relatively rare. Accurate survival rates based on the stage of the cancer are difficult to determine.