Treatment for Early-Stage Prostate Cancer
Early-stage prostate cancer is very treatable with surgery, radiation, and other options.
Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer that has spread is still treatable. Options like radiation, hormone therapy, and surgery can help you live a longer, active life with the disease.
Prostate Cancer: When Treatment Can Wait
When are active surveillance and watchful waiting good options for prostate cancer? Get answers.
Prostate Cancer: Treatments by Stage
WebMD explains treatment options for each stage of prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer and Erectile Dysfunction
Prostate cancer is not a cause of erectile dysfunction, but treatments for the disease can be. Learn more from WebMD about drugs and devices available to help you regain sexual satisfaction after prostate cancer surgery and other therapies.
Prostate Cancer: Radical Prostatectomy
WebMD explains radical prostatectomy, a prostate cancer surgery in which the prostate gland and surrounding tissue are removed, including benefits, risks, and recovery.
Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Blood Test
Learn all about prostate-specific antigen (PSA) tests for prostate cancer.
Digital Rectal Exam for Prostate Problems
Read about the digital rectal exam, a test to help screen for prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - General Information About Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the prostate. The prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system located just below the bladder (the organ that collects and empties urine) and in front of the rectum (the lower part of the intestine). It is about the size of a walnut and surrounds part of the urethra (the tube that empties urine from the
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