Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: cancer of the prostate

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in cancer of the prostate.



This document provides information on cancer of the prostate. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Tony Fisher, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Professor Jonathan Waxman, Imperial College, London.

Published 1 September 2008