Prostate cancer is a disease in which cancer cells form in the tissues of the prostate. While no one knows the exact cause, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men in this country.
Beaumont provides prostate cancer patients with a personalized plan for prostate cancer treatment from a team of prostate cancer specialists. At Beaumont, you’ll find the most advanced diagnostics and treatments, including minimally invasive robotic surgery. If you have not been diagnosed with prostate cancer, but may be at higher risk, contact us today to find a Beaumont urologist near you.
Prostate Cancer Genetics
The majority of cases of prostate cancer are sporadic, which means that one person in the family developed prostate cancer by chance at a typical age of onset. In these cases, other male relatives have little to no increased risk of developing prostate cancer.