Cancer of the Prostate
This does not cause symptoms in the early stage of the disease. It is detected by:
(PROSTATE Specific Antigen) testing.
This is a normal substance produced by the prostate. It is elevated with most diseases of the prostate including;
- Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
- Urinary tract infection
- Cancer of the prostate
Digital Rectal Examination
The prostate is felt or palpated via the rectum. Cancer causes a hard (indurated) area or nodule in the prostate.