About Prostate Cancer

THE BASICS

Understanding prostate cancer may seem overwhelming at first. In this section, we will explain the basics: the who, what, where, when and why of prostate cancer.

What is the prostate?
What is prostate cancer?
Signs and Symptoms
Risk Factors




 
TESTING AND DIAGNOSIS


This section provides information about tests that are used for early detection and diagnosis. It also covers tests that are used to find out what type of prostate cancer is present and how far the cancer has spread.

Testing and Diagnosis
Glossary


 




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