NCCN Guidelines for Patients
: Prostate Cancer
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Part 1: About prostate cancer
1.1 What is the prostate?
Explains where the prostate is and what it does.
1.2 How prostate cancer starts
Describes the types of prostate cells where
1.3 How prostate cancer spreads
Explains how prostate cancer cells differ from
normal prostate cells.
Lists webpages with basics about prostate
You’ve learned that you have prostate cancer. It’s
common to feel shocked and confused. Part 1 reviews
some basics about prostate cancer that may help you
start to cope. These basics may also help you start
planning for treatment.