Prostate – Testicles

With 50,000 new cases each year, the prostate is the organ most commonly affected by malignant tumours among men. The causes, as with many other forms of cancer, are largely unknown. Genetic factors, high-fat diets, environmental factors, as well as hormonal influences are often assumed to be risk factors. For …

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Examinations using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

The magnetic resonance imaging scanner creates high-resolution images of the prostate and also depicts surrounding structures, such as the seminal vesicles and the pelvic floor, precisely. The complete examination is carried out comfortably in the supine position and takes approximately 20 to 40 minutes. The bladder should be as empty …

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