Most common cancers among men and its symptoms

By Medical Expert Team

Feb 04 , 2015 | 1 min read

Prostate, Lung, Liver and Oral cancers are the most common cancers among men. Awareness is the weapon to fight cancer. Adopting healthy lifestyle, diet and going for regular health checks are the first step towards prevention.

Always watch out for following symptoms and consult the doctor if visible>

Prostate Cancer
  • Frequent urination, especially at night
  • Difficulty starting urination or holding back urine
  • Weak or interrupted flow of urine
  • Painful or burning urination
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Painful ejaculation

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Lung Cancer
  • Prolonged cough
  • Chest pain
  • Hoarseness
  • Coughing up blood or rust colored sputum
  • Weight loss and loss of appetite
Liver Cancer
  • Abdominal pain over the liver area
  • Jaundice
  • Itch (caused by the jaundice)
  • Swelling of the abdomen
Oral cancer
  • White (leukoplakia)/ Red (erythroplakia) patches in your mouth
  • Lump on the lip, tongue or in the mouth or throat
  • Change in voice or speech problem
  • Weight loss

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