How to Recognize Prostate Cancer Symptoms?

Answer Every man's at riskProstate cancer ranks fifth among the causes of death for men over age 45. After lung cancer, prostate cancer is the second leading cause of death among all men in the United Sta... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Recognize Prostate Cancer Symptoms

What are the symptoms of prostate cancer and once detected, what is the survival rate?

The story of prostate cancer is a complex one. It has been suggested that if all men lived to be 100 years old, a biopsy of their prostate glands would ALL show at least a small cancer focus. Most ... Read More »

Is bladder cancer related to prostate cancer?

Prostate cancer is a form of adenocarcinoma--a cancer that develops in glandular structures that line certain organs--that can spread to the bladder. Adenocarcinomas can also occur in the stomach, ... Read More »

What is the definition of prostate cancer?

The prostate is a gland in males that is located just below the bladder. In the initial stages, prostate cancer does not exhibit any discernable symptoms, which makes it hard to diagnose until it h... Read More »

What is the survival rate for prostate cancer?

According to MayoClinic, the overall five-year survival rate for prostate cancer is 98 percent. Of all men diagnosed with prostate cancer, 98 of every 100 were living five years after diagnosis. Co... Read More »