Prostate cancer, also known as carcinoma of the prostate, is a malignant tumor of the prostate

Use the slides below to guide you through the function and anatomy of the prostate.

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Prostate Cancer Facts

  • 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime
  • The second most common diagnosed cancer in American men.
  • 85% of all diagnosis of localized cancers are more often curable
  • Over 50% of prostate cancer death are in men diagnosed after the age of 75
  • PSA screening reduce death by approximately 30%

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