Top Prostate Cancer Question on Prostate Diaries-The Blog and Podbean Podcast: The Prostate Nodule


Funny thing, even though the prostate nodule is the thing that urologists are checking for with a rectal exam…the most common rectal finding in the man who has prostate cancer is a normal feeling gland. With the advent of the PSA prostate cancers are being found before the gland has a palpable finding. A nodule means most probably that the cancer has penetrated the capsule…which is an unfavorable diagnostic finding.

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