1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. When it comes to prostate cancer, there are many different factors that can increase your risk of getting prostate cancer. These risks include age, race, nationality and your family history. Upon diagnosis, you might be wondering how aggressive your prostate cancer is. Most prostate tumors tend to be slow growing. However, 10-15% of men diagnosed with prostate cancer have fast-growing, life-threatening prostate tumors. Luckily, the Prolaris test can help you and your doctor determine just how aggressive your prostate cancer is, and what cancer treatment plan is best for you. In fact, results from the Prolaris test have changed treatment plans for 65% of men.
Find out what Prolaris testing is, and how it can help you.