Prostate cancer cases rise 16% in 5 years

The number of men being treated for prostate cancer has increased by 16 per cent in the past five years according to figures released today by Vhi Healthcare.

6th September, 2013

(updates with correct figure)

The number of men being treated for prostate cancer has increased by 16 per cent in the past five years according to figures released today by Vhi Healthcare.

In 2012, 2,160 Vhi Healthcare customers were treated for prostate cancer at a total cost of almost €20.6 million.

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