In-depth

Prevention

Prostate cancer prevention

If you're interested in prostate cancer prevention, changes to your diet may help reduce your risk.

Symptoms

Blood in semen

Tests and diagnosis

Biopsy procedures

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

Bone scan

Bone scans can help detect bone disorders and hidden fractures.

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

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

Prostate cancer screening

Prostate cancer screening: Find out about pros, cons of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test.

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

Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.

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.

Radiation therapy

Radiation therapy is a common means of treating many types of cancer. Find out what to expect during your radiation therapy treatment.

Aug. 13, 2013

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