Prostate cancer symptoms usually unconscious because mostly attack men above 60 years old. Family think that they die because of old age without realize that this cancer has affected. The more early it recognized the more chance to recover. However, usually this cancer just gives subtle signal so many patients do not know that they are affected. Prostate is usually bigger after men in 50’s age. Most of elderlies experience difficulty urinating because of prostate dilation but this is not cancer. It can be called prostate cancer if prostate cells experience mutation and growing uncontrolled so that it comes to malignant tumor. In the end of stage, it can be metastatic.
Prostate cancer is an existing of malignant tumor in prostate. Prostate is a part of reproduction system. It is placed in front of rectum as a small gland which produces substance to fertile and protects sperm. The size is as big as walnut. When ejaculation is happen prostates will take out this substance along with sperm to urethra. Prostate is second most common cancer which attack men according to WHO. Approximately 1, 1 million men affected by this cancer and 307.000 mortalities of this disease were noted in 2012. This cancer can be aggressive and spread quickly, or growing slowly and not spread.
Breast Cancer Survival rate is a prediction of breast cancer patient’s life in the future. For example, 5 years survival rate means the percentage of breast cancer patient’s life after being diagnosed is 5 years at least. However, that does not mean the remain age of breast cancer patient is 5 years after diagnosed, because there are many patients who survives for more than 5 years even 10 years. It depends on the condition of patients. Thus, do not worry if you are diagnosed of breast cancer, because there is a hope to live even in any stages of this disease.
What Is Breast Cancer
What is breast cancer? Breast cancer is a condition when cancer cells grow in breast. There is no specific cause of this disease yet, but there are several factors which trigger this disease such as malnutrition, excessive consumption of monosodium glutamate and preservatives, alcohol, smoking, and ion radiation. Breast cancer in the poorest country is the number one killer for women while in the developed country, this disease become the second killer for death because of cancer. This insidious disease is a haunting ghost for every women around the world; therefore, people around the world have to raise their awareness of this disease. We don’t want ourselves, our wife, our mother or our family to suffer of it.
Stage 4 Breast Cancer
Stage 4 breast cancer is a horrible thing to hear. In this stage, cancer cells have been happening metastasis to distant body. It seems incurable but still there is a possibility to cure. The good news is although the cancer cells has metastases in lung or other part of the body, it is still considered as breast cancer, not lungs, or brain cancer. The drugs which are used also still breast cancer drugs. There are several cases also that women with this stage can live longer. Metastatic breast cancer network has written that no one dies because of breast cancer which left in breast. What threatens life is because metastasis attack vital organ of the body.