May 29, 2014

Seed Implantation (SI)

A minimally invasive procedure by which radioactive seeds are implanted into the prostate gland to destroy cancer. Also referred to as seeding and brachytherapy.
May 29, 2014

Saw Palmetto

A nutrient extracted from the saw palmetto shrub, which is considered by some to aid the body’s immune system.
May 29, 2014

Salvage Treatment

A medical tern for “Plan B.” It means a patient must undergo another form of treatment because the first therapy was not successful. Salvage therapy does […]
May 29, 2014

Rx

The standard abbreviation for treatment.
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