Search Results: urooncology

  • Prostate cancer

    Prof. Dr. Cemil Uygur, Director of Urooncology Center, Anadolu Medical Center

    Out of 100 newly diagnosed cancer in men, 15 are prostate cancer.  Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and the third most common cancer-related death after lung and colorectal cancer. One of every 39 men dies from prostate cancer.

    Men over 50 years of age; have frequent urination, decreased urine flow, erectile dysfunction, blood in urine or semen are at risk of prostate cancer.

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  • Testicular cancer

    Testicular cancer is a serious social problem, as it most often develops in young men (between 15 and 35 years old). Although it is a rare disease (2-3%), it is one of the most common causes of malignancy in men. It spreads most often in lymph nodes in the abdomen, the lungs, the liver and the brain. Therefore, if the appropriate treatment is not taken, the outcome of the disease is fatal.

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