Prostate screening is advised for men over 4O, in cases of acute and chronic inflammation, hypertrophy or urination problems.
Each year 15OO men die of prostate cancer, and over the age of 5O, hypertrophy (which comes with various unpleasant symptoms) is extremely frequent and can also lead to severe illnesses and cancer.
A prostate examination consists of basic, fast procedures:
- Palpation of prostate through the rectum, ultrasound examination
- Blood and urine examination if disease is suspected.