Prostate cancer is a type of malignant tumor that affects men, and particularly older men. It attacks the walnut-sized prostate gland, which is located between the bladder and penis, in front of the rectum. The prostate is responsible for the production of a fluid that is expelled with sperm during ejaculation, composing the semen.
There are different approaches for the treatment of prostate cancer, depending on the patient's age, stage and extent of the disease. The most common treatments include watchful waiting, drugs, hormonal therapy,