Prostate cancer (overview, symptoms, causes, stages, diagnosis, treatment)

Causes of prostate cancer

Causes of prostate cancer – 12Healthy.com

Medical scientists do not yet know the exact cause of the development of prostate cancer in men. Some of the autopsy case studies indicate that there is a presence of cancer cells in the prostate gland of every one in three men aging above 50 years. Mostly the patients have the growth of small benign tumors that are not that harmful to the health as malignant tumors. The exact causes are no known, but some of the factors that might lead to the development of prostate cancer in men are: