Fast Five Quiz: Advanced and Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Daniel S. Schwartz, MD, MBA


December 30, 2019

Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer, and it is the fifth leading cause of death in men worldwide. In developed countries, prostate cancer is diagnosed more than any other type of male cancer and is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths among men. The majority of prostate cancer–related deaths are due to advanced disease, which arises from any combination of lymphatic, hematogenous, or contiguous local spread. The rate of death due to prostate cancer continues to rise in Europe and in countries such as Australia, Japan, and Russia.

How much do you know about advanced and metastatic prostate cancer? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.


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