Understanding The Gleason Score | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

Understanding The Gleason Score | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. Let’s talk about prostate cancer. We’re gonna talk a little bit about grading prostate cancer. The Gleason grading system and the newer Epstein grading system. As you can imagine, this determination is incredibly important for determining optimal treatment. Determining the cancer’s grade, the Gleason grade, is really most important for men […]

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Prostate Cancer Treatment (09): Hormonal Therapy & Clinical Trials

Prostate Cancer Treatment (09): Hormonal Therapy & Clinical Trials

In addition to these standard approaches, other approaches are being evaluated by a number of institutions throughout the United States. These include cryotherapy or freezing of the gland, radiofrequency ablation, or heating of the gland, and dietary modifications. The options that are available to you as a patient are highly dependent on your clinical stage, […]

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