You have recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer and have chosen to, or been advised to have a radical prostatectomy (surgery).
One of the main side-effects that you will have been told about is bladder leakage (urinary incontinence).
Most men will have some bladder leakage immediately following their treatment. This may only last a few weeks or it may last longer, unfortunately it is impossible to predict exactly how YOU will be affected.
4Approximately 1 out of 7 men will be left with life-long urinary incontinence after treatment123.