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what is a prostate and what is prostate cancer?

A: The prostate is a male gland. prostate gland is a walnut-sized organ that is part of the male urogenital system. It lies beneath the bladder and surrounds the urethra, the tube that carries urine from he bladder. Inflammation of prostate gland is prostatitis. prostate Cancer is a form of cancer that develops in the prostate. prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting older men and a significant cause of death for elderly men (3% as estimated). The cancer...
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what is Prostatitis?

A: Prostatitis is a disease of the prostate gland. This disease can cause groin pain, painful urination, and related symptoms. The prostate gland is about the size and shape of a walnut and is located directly below the bladder in men, and it also surrounds the urethra.. Prostatitis does not refer to a single condition, but instead, it references an entire group of disorders that have related symptoms. Roughly five to ten percent of all cases are related to bacterial...


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what is prostate cancer?

A: prostate cancer forms in the tissues of the prostate. Except for skin cancer, cancer of the prostate is the most common cancer in American men. It was estimated that more than 186,000 men in the United States would be diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2008 . In most men with prostate cancer, the disease grows very slowly. The majority of men with low-grade, early prostate cancer (which means that cancer cells have been found only in the prostate gland) live a long time after their diagnosis. Even without treatment, many...


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what is prostate Cryotherapy?

A: prostate cryotherapy is a surgical procedure that involves the use of cold temperatures to freeze and destroy cancerous cells in the prostate. This procedure can be done on men who have an early stage of prostate cancer that has not metastasized to other tissue. It also could be an option for patients who are not healthy enough for invasive surgery. When a patient undergoes prostate cryotherapy, a doctor inserts needles into the prostate and injects a cold gas, known as argon, into the prostate. The needles allow the doctor to target only the

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what is prostate Cancer?

A: The prostate is a gland the size of a walnut that is found within the male reproductive system. The role of the prostate gland is to make and store seminal fluid. prostate cancer is a form of cancer involving a growth that originates in the prostate region. It can begin as tumor cells in the prostate area and spread to other parts of the body, including the bones and lymph nodes. If allowed to spread to this level, prostate cancer is fatal.. prostate cancer most commonly...


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what is prostate Brachytherapy?

A: prostate brachytherapy is a type of radiotherapy used to treat prostate cancer. This treatment, also called prostate seed implantation, is a very effect method of treating prostate cancer, with the additional benefit of causing fewer side effects than conventional radiotherapy does. prostate brachytherapy involves the implantation of tiny radioactive particles directly into the prostate gland. These particles emit radiation that kills cancer cells in the prostate. Conventional radiotherapy is called external beam...


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what is prostate Cancer Cryosurgery?

A: When a prostate tumor is discovered in its early stages, the cancer can often be removed by burning, freezing, or cutting out the abnormal cells. Cryosurgery is a fairly new but very promising method of killing cancer cells in the prostate gland by exposing them to extremely cold liquid nitrogen. During prostate cancer cryosurgery, a specialized hollow probe is placed in or on the tumor and liquid nitrogen is released. Cells promptly die, which usually stops the spread of cancer and causes the tumor to shrink away. There are some risks of...


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what is Prostatitis?

A: It is an inflammation/ swelling of the prostate glands. It is a very general term though, so it can cover a lot of issues. Prostatitis is an inflammation of the prostate gland a normally walnut sized gland that encircles the ureter in males. Inflammation of the prostate can cause problems with urination, and back pain....


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what is this pain in my Penis?

A: Hi Michael,   pain of any kind is cause for concern, especially long term pain like you are describing. Anytime you have pain in your penis, it''s best to see your doctor particularly if there is a noticable difference when you are urinating. You can read here in the symptoms database, information about pain in the penis. Some common causes are listed below: Common Causes * Injury (such as that due to too much manipulation) * Bites, either human or insect * Pimples * Genital herpes * Inflammation of the prostate gland...
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what is prostate massaging?

A: A prostate massage is a form of massage done on a gland in the male body by a urologist to help drain painful fluid buildup in an inflamed prostate or to help relieve pressure on nerves around the prostate. This should be a very gentle massage. It is completed by inserting a gloved finger in the male''s rectum and rubbing the prostate until a few drops of fluid is released. This has also been referred to as ''milking'' in some BDSM communities, but is not to be confused with the medical...


 
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