Infographic: A Game Plan for Prostate Cancer

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With nearly 239,000 men in the United States diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2013, it is important to have a game plan for prevention, screening and treatment. View the infographic below for more:

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Editor’s note: Screening should be discussed with a physician and age/frequency of screening should depend on a man’s risk level. For more information on prostate cancer screening guidelines and risks, visit this page.

2 Comments:

  1. Preventive Medicine

    “It’s recommended that PSA testing occur every two years”? By whom??

    Why doesn’t this graphic include any mention of harms? Who created it?

    • Thank you for your comment and for reading our blog. In all cases, screening should be discussed with a physician and should depend on a man’s risk level. For more information on prostate cancer screening recommendations, visit this page. All the best!

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