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How common is prostate cancer among men in the united states?

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Dr. Naveen Kella
Urology - Oncology
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In brief: 1/6

1/6 get prostate cancer.
Not everyone dies from the disease. Approximately 30, 000 die per year.

In brief: 1/6

1/6 get prostate cancer.
Not everyone dies from the disease. Approximately 30, 000 die per year.
Dr. Naveen Kella
Dr. Naveen Kella
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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Most common

It is the most common male cancer in the United States, excluding skin cancer.
There is approximately 200, 000 new cases per year diagnosed. But fortunately, it is not the deadliest.

In brief: Most common

It is the most common male cancer in the United States, excluding skin cancer.
There is approximately 200, 000 new cases per year diagnosed. But fortunately, it is not the deadliest.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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Dr. Robert Donato
Just the second most deadliest.

In brief: # 2 cacner in men

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in american men with approximately 200, 000 new cases per year. A man has a 1 in 6 risk of being diagnosed, but a 1 in 16 chance of dying from prostate cancer.

In brief: # 2 cacner in men

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in american men with approximately 200, 000 new cases per year. A man has a 1 in 6 risk of being diagnosed, but a 1 in 16 chance of dying from prostate cancer.
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