Prostate Cancer

  • Age:
    • Prostate Ca uncommon below age 50
    • Most patients are above 65
  • Family History
    • FHx important in younger men
    • Having ust one first degree relative with prostate ca under age 70 can double risk of prostate
  • Diet
    • Intake rich in red meat and dairy products has been shown to be asociated with increased risk of prostate Ca
  • Ethnicity
    • highest in black men
    • lowest in Chinese