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

World area

World area –

Men residing in the areas of North America and Northern Europe are at higher risk of developing and then dying from prostate cancer. Although the number of patients and deaths from prostate cancer varies widely in the world, certain area populations are more prone to prostate cancer. The higher rates of patients and deaths may be due to proper screening facilities, heredity, poor diets, sedentary lifestyle, and environmental factors.