Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cancer of the Penis Outlook

What to expect with penile cancer:

  • Penile cancer can be cured if the cancer has not spread to the groin lymph nodes.
  • About 85 percent of males with cancer that has spread to lymph nodes in the groin survive longer than 5 years.

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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