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How can age affect your risk for prostate cancer?

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The chances of prostate cancer go up after age 50 in white men who have no family history of the disease and after age 40 in black men and men who have a close relative with prostate cancer. About two-thirds of all prostate cancers are diagnosed in men age 65 and older.

From: Prostate Cancer Risk Factors WebMD Medical Reference

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American Cancer Society.
 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on June 26, 2019

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American Cancer Society.
 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on June 26, 2019

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