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A 62-year-old man comes to the physician because of ...

Prostate

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submitted by celeste(18),

If prostate cancer spreads to other parts of the body, it nearly always goes to the bones first (cancer.org/cancer/prostate-cancer/treating/treating-pain.html)


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submitted by medschoollovin(5),

Osteoblastic lesions are associated with prostatic adenocarcinoma mets.

Most other cancer mets to the bone are osteolytic lesions.