The nurse is preparing a care plan for a patient with prostate cancer. Which of the following is NOT true concerning prostate cancer?

It is the second most common cancer in American males

Explanation

•Lung cancer is the most deadly cancer in American males, prostate is the most common.

•Difficulty urinating is an early symptom of prostate cancer as well as benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH). The incidence increases with age, particularily among men over 50.

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