Prostate Cancer Topics


Prostate Removal May Cause Penile Shortening

If you’ve had your prostate surgically removed, don’t be concerned if your penis is shorter. A new study suggests it will be back to its regular size in a year.

By Pete Kelly

Sexual Function After Prostate Cancer Surgery

Many men undergoing surgery for prostate cancer have unrealistic expectations about their future sexual performance. Here’s what you should know.

By HealthAfter50

Erectile Dysfunction and Prostate Cancer

Men who undergo radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy for prostate cancer often fear they will be unable to resume sexual activity after treatment. Here are some options.

By HealthAfter50

Prostatectomy and Incontinence: What to Expect

Here’s how to understand the effect of prostate surgery on urinary control.

By HealthAfter50

Prostate Biopsy and the Risk of Infection

Each year, more than 1 million prostate biopsies are performed in the United States. But the 15-minute test carries an infection risk.

By HealthAfter50