Because it is not an aggressive cancer, there are often no signs or symptoms of prostate cancer in its earliest stages. If you do experience any of these symptoms, be sure to make an appointment with your doctor as they may be a sign of prostate cancer or another medical condition.
In most cases, the symptoms of prostate cancer develop slowly over time. If symptoms are present, they will vary from man to man.
If you experience one or more of these symptoms for more than two weeks, see your doctor to discuss the option of doing a prostate cancer screening.
Studies show that prostate cancer can be categorized into five types:
Other rare cancers can develop in the prostate as well including neuroendocrine and sarcoma.