Doctors for Prostate Cancer in Sukhmani Hospital Vasant Kunj, Delhi
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Prostate Cancer is a serious disease that affects men during middle and late age. Prostate is a small gland that is found in a man’s pelvic cavity and it is located under the bladder and surrounds the urethra. When an abnormal growth of cells or tumor forms in the prostate, it is known as Prostate Cancer. The common signs of Prostate Cancer include sexual dysfunction, impotence, and blood in the semen.
HOW IS PROSTATE CANCER DIAGNOSED?
Your doctor will refer you to an Oncologist if he/she feels you have Prostate Cancer. There are several tests to diagnose the condition. A digital rectal examination and an antigen blood test are generally relied upon by the doctors to diagnose cancer. An ultrasound test of the prostate area will further confirm the cancer.
HOW IS PROSTATE CANCER TREATED?
The treatment of Prostate Cancer involves surgery, radiation, cryotherapy, hormone therapy and chemotherapy.
DID YOU KNOW?
Choosing a healthy diet and exercising regularly reduces the risk of prostate cancer.