Paul Edwards Posted November 18, 2015 Share Posted November 18, 2015 Does prostate cancer progress faster for advanced patients with diabetes on ADT? The good news is that diabetes doesn't affect the time to castrate-resistance or the time to death. However, diabetes may speed up the time to metastases Advanced patients on ADT who don't have diabetes may get diabetes as a side effect of ADT. Bottom line: patients on ADT should do whatever is necessary to avoid or control diabetes. From Richard Wassersug's Life on ADT Blog reporting on a recent study: click this link to read the blog article. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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