Any Statistics Facts about Prostate Cancer? A Brief One?

Q:
How many people will get prostate cancer? Who are they? How old are they?
A:
Generally speaking, about 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. And if you have a close relative with the disease, the chances will rise up to 1 in 3. In terms of age, older men, especially those over 65 should be careful of the prostate cancer.

As for the race, african-americans have the highest rate of prostate cancer all over the world. And in the united states, prostate cancer ranks second among all the male cancer-related death.

PSA screening is helpful to the early detection, and only 25% prostate cancer cases can be found in the early stages.

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