Prostatitis

Prostate cancer is second most common cancer in male’s Prostate cancer is generally seen after the age of 50 years but in smokers and with family history it can be seen as early as at the age of 40 years.

Symptoms Unfortunately in early stage of prostate cancer there are no symptoms most patient sometimes makes presence some urinary difficulty or sometimes blood in urine.

Most early prostate cancer cases are detected on testing of serum PSA which is a very reliable test if the values are more than 4.

Diagnosis Apart from serum PSA cancer prostate diagnosis involves digital rectal examination by urologist An MRI for the prostate and a bone scan to check for spread of prostate cancer. In other modalities psm a pet CT Is found to be very effective in terms of identifying spread of prostate cancer.

Definitive diagnosis requires biopsy of the prostate which is safe and does not cause any risk or spread of disease. Prostate cancer is curable if detected early. Do annual serum PSA.

Diagnosis Apart from serum PSA cancer prostate diagnosis involves digital rectal examination by urologist An MRI for the prostate and a bone scan to check for spread of prostate cancer.

In your modalities PSMA PET CT Is found to be very effective in terms of identifying spread of prostate cancer. Definitive diagnosis requires biopsy of the prostate which is safe and does not cause any risk or spread of disease. Prostate cancer is curable if detected early. Do annual serum PSA.