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Causes of Metastatic prostate cancer

List of causes of Metastatic prostate cancer

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Metastatic prostate cancer) that could possibly cause Metastatic prostate cancer includes:

  • Increasing age
  • African American men are 1.5-2 times more likely than white men to develop prostate cancer
  • Men, who have a history of prostate cancer in their family, especially if it was a first-degree relative such as a father or brother, are at an increased risk. This risk may be 2-3 times greater than the risk for men without a family history of the disease
  • Diet: A diet high in fat has been associated with an increased risk of prostate cancer
  • Chemical agents: Exposure to chemicals such as cadmium has been implicated in the development of prostate cancer

Metastatic prostate cancer: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Metastatic prostate cancer: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Medical news summaries relating to Metastatic prostate cancer:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Metastatic prostate cancer:

Related information on causes of Metastatic prostate cancer:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Metastatic prostate cancer may be found in:


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