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symptoms of prostate cancer spreading

A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience in Medical Oncology
Pain at the spot: Pain will ussually be at or close to the area where the metastasis is, especially if there is a fracture. An exeception would be injury to a nerve th ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience in Medical Oncology
Pain: If prostate cancer spreads, it usually goes to the bone so naturally you would have worsening bone pain. That being said, someone your age is not like ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
19 years experience in Family Medicine
It depends: Not all prostate cancer behaves the same way. However, it can spread to lymph nodes, bones, liver, lungs and brain.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Tucker
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Neither: The location, in this case, does not answer your questions. Aggressiveness, the risk of spread or speed of spread is best predicted by biopsy results ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Metastasis.: Prostate cancer, when it spreads, can often metastasize to the bones of the spine. If this happens, there may be no symptoms at all, but may eventuall ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience in Urology
X-rays, blood tests: Once the diagnosis of prostate cancer has been made, staging of the cancer may be performed. This includes x-rays such as a ct scan, mri, chest x-ray, ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience in Urology
See coment: It is of moderate aggressiveness no one can predict the outcome with certainty it may not spread during your lifetime advise follow up with psa ; your ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Spencer Long
Specializes in Urology
Suggest treatment: Hello Maria, I hope I can be of help. Cancer spread is always serious, but in the case of prostate cancer treatments are available and should be discu ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ibrahim ElGendy
12 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends : Depends on the stage of the cancer and where it has spread ,it might be serious if spread to certain parts like liver,lungs,brain. Five year survival ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
No.: Prostate cancer develops and spreads due to the accumulation of genetic changes at the dna and molecular level. Prostate manupulation by biopsies, exa ... Read More
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