Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer

“Cancer is to a large extent avoidable. Many cancers can be prevented. Others can be detected early in their development, treated and cured. Even with late stage cancer, the pain can be reduced, the progression of the cancer slowed, and patients and their families helped to cope.”

– World Health Organization, Cancer control: knowledge into action, WHO guide for effective programmes

This section focuses on prostate cancer screening options, guidelines, risks and benefits, as well as information about various diagnostic methods.