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Primary prostate cancer

Primary prostate cancer: Introduction

Primary prostate cancer: Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers among males and is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in males. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary prostate cancer is available below.

Symptoms of Primary prostate cancer

Treatments for Primary prostate cancer

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Causes of Primary 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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Primary prostate cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Primary prostate cancer: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Primary prostate cancer

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

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More information about Primary prostate cancer

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

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