By MaleProstateHealth • August 2, 2017 • Comments Off on Gleason Score for Prostate Cancer: What Is It?
Dr. Tutrone explains what the Gleason score for prostate cancer is. It typically ranges from one to five, with five being slow-growing cancer and ten being fast-growing. Watch this video to learn more. Prostate Cancer Live is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your […]
By MaleProstateHealth • July 30, 2017 • Comments Off on Robotic Radical Prostatectomy – STEP 7- Non-nerve Sparing Technique
Occasionally, due to cancer related factors (Gleason score, PSA, digital rectal exam, clinal stage, number and percentage of biopsy cores), the surgeon may perform a wider resection away from the prostate capsule due to a high liklihood of extracapsular disease. We routinely use the Kattan Memorial Sloan Kettering prostate cancer nomogram to counsel our patient's […]
By MaleProstateHealth • July 28, 2017 • Comments Off on Prostate Cancer Treatment (05): Predictors of Aggressiveness – Gleason’s Score
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Oakland and Berkeley, CA Prostate Cancer Treatment Options (05): Predictors of Aggressiveness – Gleason's Score Video for Men Recently Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer: The purpose of this video is to guide you through the stages of the disease, describe factors that affect prognosis, and discuss various treatments that may be […]
By MaleProstateHealth • July 27, 2017 • Comments Off on Using PSA, clinical stage and Gleason score to predict where your cancer is located
The best way to treat prostate cancer depends on where the cancer cells are located. This video explains how doctors can predict the location of a cancer using the PSA, the digital exam and the Gleason score.Visit www.prostatevideos.com for more free videos on prostate cancer.
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By MaleProstateHealth • July 25, 2017 • Comments Off on Prostate cancer – Prostate surgery pathology
Prostate cancer – Prostate surgery pathology For most cancer patients after prostate surgery the most important question is what does the pathology report show about my cancer! Did the cancer escape the prostate? How close was the tumor to the edge of the prostate? Tumor size? Final Gleason score?
By MaleProstateHealth • July 24, 2017 • Comments Off on Dr. David Samadi – What is a Gleason Score?
Dr. Samadi explains that a Gleason Score is based on a scale of 1 to 10. The lowest number is 2; the highest is 10. A score of 2-6 means low cancer; 8, 9 or 10 means its high risk. Gleason 7 is a moderate risk. The biopsy shows irregularities and patterns in the prostate […]
After a prostate biopsy, your tissue is sent to a pathologist for analysis, explains Dr. Tutrone. If prostate cancer is detected, the pathologist will give you a Gleason score of the cancer. Watch this video to learn more. Prostate Cancer Live is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer […]
The Gleason score is a grade for your prostate cancer, determining how aggressive or nonaggressive it is. Watch this video to learn more and understand what this score really means. This video was created by KMI Learning. For more information, visit: . Visit www.PCRI.org to learn more about the Gleason Score and prostate cancer. We […]