Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a cancer found in a man’s prostate, which is the gland used to produce seminal fluid. Prostate cancer is usually slow growing and often remains in the prostate. However, there are some forms of prostate cancer that are more aggressive and early detection can greatly increase survival rates. Besides skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men. Around 1 out of 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer related deaths among men. (Lung cancer is number one.)