Prostate cancer is a form of cancer that develops in the prostate, a gland in the male reproductive system. Most prostate cancers are slow growing; however, there are cases of aggressive prostate cancers. The cancer cells may metastasize (spread) from the prostate to other parts of the body, particularly the bones and lymph nodes. Prostate cancer may cause pain, difficulty in urinating, problems during sexual intercourse, or erectile dysfunction. Other symptoms can potentially develop during later stages of the disease.
Date of Birth – 6 May 1936 Prostate Cancer Having neglected to have a proper medical check-up for more than 30 years decided to undertake one before moving down to the Cape in September,1998. Result was fine except that my P.S.A. reading was 8.68. Was therefore referred to a consultant eurologist :- 17-09-98 – Biopsy.. Read more