Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Topic Overview
What is prostate cancer? Prostate cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in a man's prostate gland. The prostate sits just below the bladder.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Cause
A very brief article stating that the exact cause of prostate cancer is unknown.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Symptoms
Learn about the possible symptoms of prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Health Tools
An interactive tool to help with decisions about controlling cancer pain and controlling chemotherapy-related nausea and vomiting.
Advanced Prostate Cancer and Caregiving
Caregiving is no easy task. Here are suggestions from WebMD for the caregivers of men with advanced prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer: Radical Prostatectomy
WebMD explains radical prostatectomy, a prostate cancer surgery in which the prostate gland and surrounding tissue are removed, including procedures and their risks and benefits.
Prostate Cancer - Other Treatment
Read about radiation therapy and immunotherapy for prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer - Symptoms
Prostate cancer usually doesn't cause symptoms in its early stages.
Prostate Cancer - Exams and Tests
Learn about exams and tests for prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer Screening - Topic Overview
Screening for prostate cancer -checking for signs of the disease when there are no symptoms-is done with the digital rectal exam and the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test. In the United States,about 75% of men who are age 50 or older have had a PSA test. 1 The number of deaths caused by prostate cancer has dropped over the past 20 years. The decrease has been linked to more cases of early ...