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Complications of Prostate cancer
The complications of Prostate cancer and its treatment include the following terms - 

Metastasize - This is the condition where the Prostate cancer reaches to other organs of the body such as bladder etc. It even travels through the bloodstream/lymphatic system to the bones and other organs. Cancer spreading to the bones can cause pain in the bones, and even cause breaking of it. The more advanced the prostate cancer, the more difficult its treatment. 

Incontinence - Both prostate cancer and its treatment can cause urinary incontinence. The treatment of incontinence depends on the stage of prostate cancer. Also, how severe the cancer is, and what are the chances of its recovery over time. The different treatment options may also include medications, catheters, and surgery.  

Erectile dysfunction - This condition can result from prostate cancer and its treatment. It includes all types of treatment surgery, radiation, and even hormone treatments. The different medications and the devices assisting in achieving erection and surgery are available to treat erectile dysfunction.