It is really important to know the signs of prostate cancer especially for the patient to avoid any further effect on their health. Prostate cancer is a cancer that attacks prostate gland. Generally, this cancer is happened on older men. As the men are getting older, the prostate gland becomes larger. This cancer starts from the outer area of prostate gland. When prostate gland becomes larger, it blocks urine stream which can cause big problem for human body. Sometimes, it may show some symptoms through the patient. Usually, the symptoms are related with human urinary system. Here are some signs about prostate cancer that you need to know.
Several signs of prostate cancer
On the beginning, most of prostate cancer patients don’t have any symptoms that show that they have this problem. By the time passes by, the symptoms can be shown through some parts of their body. One of the signs of prostate cancer that are commonly happened through many patients is having a difficulty to pass urine. It is caused by prostate gland which is getting larger and block urinary stream. Thus, the patient will feel really painful.
Besides, patient will become more often in passing urine at night. Prostate cancer patient always fill that his bladder is not empty yet. If these symptoms are happened to you, there is big possibility that you may get prostate cancer. For worse signs of prostate cancer, there is blood found on urine or semen. In addition for urinary system, there will also some signs found on other body part such as, hips, pelvis, and back. However, these signs are only happened on some men that have prostate cancer. If you feel back pain or pain on other body areas, it is better to check yourself to doctor since; there is a possibility that you get prostate cancer.
If you get one or more signs of prostate cancer that are stated above, it is best to go to doctor. By going to doctor, you can know whether you have prostate cancer or other problem inside your body. There are two tests that will help you to know whether you have a prostate cancer or not, first, you will have a blood test that will examine protein level inside your body. It is called PSA. For PSA result, it is ranged through some results that will show the protein level contained inside your body.
After seeing a doctor, you can know the phase of your prostate cancer. Don’t be panic; it can be treated through some prostate cancer treatments. There are many treatments of prostate cancer based on some factors. Usually, it is based on the phase of cancer and your age. Surgery might be a common way to treat prostate cancer. However, you also need to consult with your doctor about the best treatment for your cancer. The faster you check it, the faster you know whether you are diagnosed for having a prostate cancer based on some signs of prostate cancer on your body.