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Metastatic prostate cancer

Metastatic prostate cancer: Introduction

Metastatic prostate cancer: Advanced prostate cancer results from any combination of lymphatic, blood, or contiguous local spread. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Metastatic prostate cancer is available below.

Symptoms of Metastatic prostate cancer

Treatments for Metastatic prostate cancer

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Metastatic prostate cancer: Deaths

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Causes of Metastatic prostate cancer

  • 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
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Metastatic prostate cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Hospitals & Clinics: Metastatic prostate cancer

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Metastatic prostate cancer: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Metastatic prostate cancer

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Prognosis for Metastatic prostate cancer

Prognosis for Metastatic prostate cancer: Five-year survival rates are very good for men with prostate cancer.

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More information about Metastatic prostate cancer

  1. Metastatic prostate cancer: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Prognosis

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