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Prostate cancer treatment

Treatment for prostate cancer depends on the stage of the disease, the severity of symptoms and the person’s general health. Find out about treatment options for prostate cancer.

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Prostate problem treatments

Trusted information about prostate problem treatments and self care advice for conditions including enlarged prostate, prostatitis and prostate cancer can be found on this page.

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Prostate problems

The most common prostate problems are swelling, enlargement and cancer. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options here.

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What causes prostate cancer?

While the causes of prostate cancer are not fully understood, there are factors associated with developing the disease. Find out what can cause prostate cancer.

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Prostate cancer symptoms

Prostate cancer normally causes no symptoms until the cancer has grown large enough to put pressure on the urethra. Find out about prostate cancer symptoms.

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Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the commonest cancer in men. Having symptoms doesn’t necessarily mean you have it, but a doctor should still investigate.

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Complications of prostate cancer and treatment

Information on common problems and complications of prostate cancer, plus links to trusted resources.

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Prostate cancer diagnosis

A number of tests may be performed to investigate symptoms of prostate cancer and confirm a diagnosis. Find out more about common diagnostic procedures and tests.

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Prostate specific antigen (PSA) test

A PSA test can be used to help monitor prostate cancer, although test outcomes often point to other conditions. Read more about PSA tests and how they work.

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Bladder-neck incision

Prostate trouble is common. If your medication does not help or symptoms are severe, a bladder-neck incision should relieve your symptoms.

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Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is an operation used to treat serious prostate problems. Learn what it involves here and potential complications.

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