What is Prostate cancer?
It is a disease of the Prostate gland in men
Who does it affect?
It can affect anyone born as a man
Where is my Prostate?
Your Prostate gland is about the size of a walnut. It fits snugly in the pelvis right under your bladder and surrounds the tube that you urinate through (the uretha). It can sometimes affect the way you pee or urinate.
What’s my prostate for?
Situated virtually at the central hub of a man’s urinary and reproductive tracts it produces and mixes nourishing bathing fluid for the sperm and makes the semen liquid.
Can prostate cancer be inherited?
The Clinical Genetics department at the Leicester Royal infirmary on 0116 258 5736.