Signs and Symptoms of Prostate Cancer:
Although there are usually no signs or symptoms for prostate cancer at the earliest stages, this is not the case at the later stages of the disease. Patient’s diagnosed with prostate cancer at the earlier stages usually seek medical attention for some other problem when they are diagnosed with prostate cancer.
· Difficulty with urination, such as a need to urinate frequently, especially at night, unable to start or hold back urine, weak or interrupted flow of urine, and painful or burning urination;
· Difficulty in developing an erection or painful ejaculation;
· Blood in urine or semen; or
· Frequent pain or stiffness in the lower back, hips, or upper thigh.
These symptoms may also be signs of other medical conditions. It is always important to seek medical attention if any of these symptoms arise.