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Diagnosing

Information about tests, scans, symptoms and possible causes of prostate cancer.

  • Diagnosing prostate cancer

    Different tests can be used to help diagnose prostate cancer. You may not need to have all of them.

  • Further tests after diagnosis

    If you are diagnosed with prostate cancer, you may have further tests to find out more about the size of your cancer and where it is.

  • Causes and risk factors

    We don't know exactly what causes prostate cancer. But there are things that can increase your risk. Find out what these might be and the possible changes you could make to reduce your risk.

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Prostate cancer symptoms and the PSA test

A urologist describes the symptoms of prostate cancer and the PSA (prostate-specific antigen) test, and Patrick shares his experience.

About our cancer information videos

Prostate cancer symptoms and the PSA test

A urologist describes the symptoms of prostate cancer and the PSA (prostate-specific antigen) test, and Patrick shares his experience.

About our cancer information videos