Early stage of prostate cancer is asymptomatic. What this means is that it can be detected only by examinations and medical tests. The prostate is a small gland that lies below the bladder and surrounds the upper part of the Urethra. It’s about the size and shape of a walnut.
How to Identify?
- Difficulty in starting to urinate.
- Poor stream of urine.
- Terminal dribbling - passing drops of urine after emptying the bladder.
- Frequency and urgency of urination – Having to pass urine several times and to pass urgently.
Risk Factors of Prostate Cancer
- Family history.
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