Prostate Cancer

Richard Z

Age at interview: 53
Age at diagnosis: 47

Brief outline: After suffering several symptoms of problematic urination Richard spoke to his GP who suggested a PSA test. On the results of this he had a biopsy which led to a diagnosis of prostate cancer in March 2005. He had a prostatectomy in July 2005.

Background: Richard is a telecoms engineer, married with one child. Ethnic background is African-Caribbean.

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