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Narrative – Possible Causes and Treatments of Cancer
Shshana Rust
BIO 1020
South University Online

Prostate and Endometrial Cancer

Prostate cancer is a cancer that forms in the tissues of the prostate, the gland of the male reproductive system, which is found below the bladder and in front of the rectum. This cancer usually occurs in older men. In the United States there are estimated 241,740 new cases and 28,170 deaths in 2012.

The cause of prostate cancer is unknown. Prostate cancer is thought to be related to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Predisposing factors include advancing age, genetics, hormonal influence, and such environmental factors...

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