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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 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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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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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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Complications of prostate cancer and treatment

Sometimes, the treatment for prostate cancer can lead to complications. There are many options to manage these problems.

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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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Living with prostate cancer

Having practical and emotional support during and after diagnosis and treatment for cancer is very important. Learn how to manage with prostate cancer.

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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.

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Prostate problems

Prostate problems such as swelling, enlargement and cancer are the most common conditions to affect your prostate. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options here.

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Prostate problem treatments

Treatment for prostate disease depends on the condition and how severe the symptoms are. Sometimes, no treatment is required. Learn more about treatment options and self care advice here.

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Benign prostate hypertrophy

Benign prostate hypertrophy is an enlargement of the prostate gland that commonly arises after you reach the age of 40.

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