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Prostate Cancer

How Does Prostate Cancer Spread Through Out the Body?



How does prostate cancer spread through out the body?


It typically spreads via the lymph and venous system. Lymph node spread first occurs in the pelvic area and venous spread typically involves the bones in the pelvis and low back.

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Martin I Resnick, MD Martin I Resnick, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University