Prostate Cancer Treatment in Singapore

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As a gland in the male reproductive system, prostate can develop a kind of cancer which develops in it. The cancer cells can spread from the prostate to other parts of the body, particularly the bones and lymph nodes so that the patients have to give an importance to this disorder. Before the age of 50 years, the prostate cancer is very rare, but increases with age will drive the risk to increase.

It is very common in Western countries, but more cases are occurring in Southeast Asia because more Asian men increasingly eat a more westernized diet. Therefore, there is a need to find the prostate cancer treatment in Singapore.In general, in its early stages, the prostate cancer will not lead to any discomfort or any obvious symptoms..However, when it progresses, which the enlarging tumor compresses the urethra, blocking the flow of urine.

It is reported that this condition is the third most common cancer affecting men in Singapore. Furthermore, about 2,500 are diagnosed with it every year. In recent years, the doctors have come up with the prostate cancer treatment in Singapore that involves surgery or radiation therapy and more. The ultrasonic waves that won’t affect the surrounding tissue can help eliminate the side effects of this cancer treatments effectively, such as incontinence and impotence.

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March 15, 2013 |
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