Prostate Cancer Symptoms

Do You Have Signs of Prostate Cancer?

What are Prostate Cancer Symptoms? To quote Wikipedia, "A symptom is a departure from normal function or feeling which is noticed by a patient, reflecting the presence of an unusual state, or of a disease." In this case Prostate Cancer. The early stages of Prostate Cancer, usually have no signs or symptoms. So if you have symptoms, a possible sign of more advanced cancer, it is important that you be tested. Be aware that these symptoms can also be a signs of non-cancerous conditions such as BPH, Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy, or another condition known as Prostatitis. If you have symptoms, we recommend that you have them checked by a physician.

What are Prostate Cancer Symptoms? To quote Wikipedia, "A symptom is a departure from normal function or feeling which is noticed by a patient, reflecting the presence of an unusual state, or of a disease." In this case Prostate Cancer. The early stages of Prostate Cancer, usually have no signs or symptoms. So if you have symptoms, a possible sign of more advanced cancer, it is important that you be tested. Be aware that these symptoms can also be a signs of non-cancerous conditions such as BPH, Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy, or another condition known as Prostatitis. If you have symptoms, we recommend that you have them checked by a physician.

What are the Symptoms of Prostate Cancer?

Many men with prostate cancer have no symptoms related to their cancer. For those that do have symptoms, they could include any of the following:

  • Urinary problems – weak urine stream, difficulty initiating urination, stopping and starting during urination; urinating frequently, especially at night, pain or burning with urination. These symptoms are also often associated with noncancerous enlargement of the prostate, called benign prostatic hypertrophy or BPH.
  • Blood – in the urine and semen.
  • Pain – in the hips, pelvis, spine or upper legs.
  • Pain or discomfort – during ejaculation.
  • Difficulty – getting an erection.

Prostate Cancer Study

R. Alex Hsi, M.D. describes a tool to compare the effectiveness of different treatments for men diagnosed with prostate cancer. This tool is based on a study performed by the Prostate Cancer Results Study Group, who analyzed the treatment outcomes of over 100,000 patients across the globe, following these patients for up to 15 years. DOWNLOAD YOUR COPY.

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Top Ten Steps in Your Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Learn the Top Ten Steps, a guide through knowledge about the prostate, prostate cancer, diagnosis and treatment. Watch our video, introducing Edward Weber, MD. and hear his advice to men just diagnosed with prostate cancer. Expert advice for your fight against Prostate Cancer.

Prostate Cancer Surgery or Radiation ???

How do you decide which treatment is best? Here is a study, reporting treatment results for over 119 thousand patients. Testing over 15 years after treatment shows who had cancer recurrence and who remained prostate cancer free. See which course of therapy worked best for low to high risk patients. Get your copy of the study to discuss with your family and Doctor. Which treatment is best for you? 

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