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Prostate cancer: impact of the diagnosis on sexuality and the role of the HCP


Sexuality is frequently disturbed in prostate cancer (PC), the most common cancer in men. This article addresses aspects of sexuality in the diagnostic phase of PC. Combined with this information, the role of health care professionals (HCPs) is elucidated, with particular attention to assessment, information and education.

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Gianotten, W.L. Prostate cancer: impact of the diagnosis on sexuality and the role of the HCP. Int J Impot Res 33, 393–396 (2021).

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