By MaleProstateHealth • February 6, 2018 • Comments Off on Here’s the Drug Trump Uses to Treat Male Pattern Baldness
Two weeks ago, White House physician Ronny Jackson issued a complete physical exam. Trump, Jackson claimed, is in no concern of physical or cognitive decline. Jackson also revealed that, in addition to cholesterol medication and a multivitamin, the president pops the oral supplement finasteride (often sold as the brands Propecia, Propecia Pro-Pak, and male-pattern baldness. […]
Is your cancer a non-aggressive disease where treatment can be delayed? Dr. Relle explains a "Grade 6" Gleason score further in this clip from our August 2013 Prostate Cancer Survivorship Series.
Prostatakrebs ist nicht gleich Prostatakrebs! Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Jünemann, Direktor der Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie am Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein in Norddeutschland, Campus Kiel, zeigt auf, wie wichtig die Bestimmung des Schweregrads des Prostatakarzinoms für die Wahl der Behandlung ist. Tastbefund, Ultraschall, PSA-Wert und Gleason-Score sind notwendig, um das Risiko eines Tumors in der Prostata einschätzen […]
The pathology has come back and your doctor has found that you have prostate cancer. What happens next, how does the Gleason Grading System come into play? Your doctor will determine what type of prostate cancer you have and how aggressive it may or not be by using the Gleason Grading System. This is one […]
A Gleason score is one of the metrics used to determine how aggressive prostate cancer is. Learn more about Gleason scores in this video with Dr. Eric Klein. LAST WEEK'S VIDEO – Do Patients Have to Request the Oncotype DX Test? SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE EXPERT INFORMATION AND BREAKING PROSTATE CANCER NEWS VISIT PROSTATECANCERLIVE.com FOR TONS […]
By MaleProstateHealth • August 3, 2017 • Comments Off on New Guidelines Regarding Active Surveillance of Low Risk Prostate Cancer
Active Surveillance is being recognized as an increasingly important option for men with a PSA less than 10 ng/ml, a Gleason score of 6 and a normal prostate exam. The question for patients is how strong can it be recommended given the absence of prospective randomized studies and at most ten years of follow-up in […]
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.
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 […]