Advanced prostate cancer is cancer that has spread from the prostate to other parts of the body. It’s also called metastatic prostate cancer. Prostate cancer can spread to any part of the body, but it most commonly spreads to the bones and lymph nodes.

Advanced prostate cancer can cause symptoms such as bone pain and problems urinating. There are treatments available to help manage these symptoms.

It’s not possible to cure advanced prostate cancer, but treatments can keep it under control, often for several years.

About advanced prostate cancer

Read about your diagnosis and your treatment options.

Living with advanced prostate cancer

Living with advanced prostate cancer can be hard to deal with emotionally as well as physically and may affect your life, work and relationships but there are ways to deal with these changes.

Advanced prostate cancer: Managing symptoms

Advanced prostate cancer can cause symptoms such as bone pain and problems urinating. There are treatments available to help manage these symptoms.

Managing pain in advanced prostate cancer

This page is for men with advanced prostate cancer who are having problems with pain. We explain what causes pain, what to do if you have pain, and ways to treat and control pain.

Dying from prostate cancer

Information about what to expect if you're approaching the end of your life, how to support someone dying from prostate cancer, and how to think and plan ahead. Includes personal stories from people affected by prostate cancer.