2021 Prostate Cancer Statistics

April 15, 2021
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According to the American Cancer Society, the number of newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients has increased by nearly 30% since 2020 and estimates there will be over 34,000 estimated prostate cancer related deaths in 20211.

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) recommends anyone with a family history of certain cancers or patients with prostate cancer should know their BRAC status2.

Men with Known Genetic Mutations Usually Have More Aggressive Cancers

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  1. https://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostate-cancer/about/key-statistics.html
  2. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology – Prostate Cancer V.2.2019.