How Does Age Affect Prostate Cancer?

Q:
Is prostate cancer more likely to happen in older people? Which age group should the elderly be aware of ?
A:
Age really plays an important role in the prostate cancer. In general, almost 2/3 of prostate cancers happen in men more than 65. For men, the risk increases significantly after the age of 50 even with no family history.

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