The following are treatment options for stage III penile cancer. The types of treatments given are based on the unique needs of the person with cancer.
Surgery is the primary treatment for stage III penile cancer. The types of surgery are:
Radiation therapy may be offered for stage III penile cancer. The type of radiation therapy is external beam radiation therapy. Radiation therapy may be given:
The role of chemotherapy in treating penile cancer is still evolving. It may be offered for stage III penile cancer. Chemotherapy may be given, with or without radiation therapy, either:
Men with penile cancer may be offered the opportunity to participate in clinical trials. For more information, go to clinical trials.
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