Prostate cancer prevention


Blood in semen

Symptom Checker

Foot pain? Headache? Sore throat? Skin rash? Use the Symptom Checker to find out what's causing your symptom.

Tests and diagnosis

Active surveillance for prostate cancer

Biopsy procedures

Learn about the most common biopsy procedures and how they're used to diagnose cancer.

Bone scan

CT scan


MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

Prostate cancer screening

PSA test

A PSA test is used to screen men for the possibility of prostate cancer. Learn about the benefits and risks of this controversial test.


Treatments and drugs



External beam radiation for prostate cancer

External beam radiation is often used for early-stage prostate cancer. It may be part of treatment for advanced or recurrent prostate cancer.

Get ready for possible side effects of chemotherapy

Ask questions and work with your health care team to prepare for chemotherapy so that you know what side effects to expect and how to manage them.


Radiation therapy

March 03, 2015