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Who commonly gets prostate cancer?

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Prostate cancer affects mainly older men. Six out of 10 cases are diagnosed in men over 65, but less than 1% in men under 50. It�s uncommon, but men in their 30's and 40's can get prostate cancer, too. Men with a family history of the disease are more likely to get prostate cancer compared to men in the general population.

From: What Causes Prostate Cancer? WebMD Medical Reference

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Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

Prostate Cancer Research Institute. 

National Prostate Cancer Coalition.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on January 15, 2018

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

Prostate Cancer Research Institute. 

National Prostate Cancer Coalition.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on January 15, 2018

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