If you're interested in prostate cancer prevention, changes to your diet may help reduce your risk.
Tests and diagnosis
Learn about the most common biopsy procedures and how they're used to diagnose cancer.
Bone scans can help detect bone disorders and hidden fractures.
A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.
MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.
Prostate cancer screening: Find out about pros, cons of the prostate-specific antigen (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.
Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.
Treatments and drugs
External beam radiation is often used for early-stage prostate cancer. It may be part of treatment for advanced or recurrent prostate cancer.
Radiation therapy is a common means of treating many types of cancer. Find out what to expect during your radiation therapy treatment.
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