He said: "The prostate and various other bits that were taken out were examined and it turned out I had a Gleason Score
of nine [of a maximum of 10].
He said: "They took the prostate out, they took 11 lymph nodes out, the various bits that were taken out were examined and it turned out I had a Gleason Score
of nine after considering 10 is the maximum, it was clearly an aggressive little bugger.
High adherers to a Mediterranean-style diet had a significant mean 33% lower risk for PCa above Gleason score
6 and a 51% lower risk for clinical stage T2b to T4 disease.
Histologic grade is a valuable factor used in assessing prognosis and selecting treatment for patients with many forms of cancer, and this is especially true regarding the Gleason score
for men with prostate cancer.
To be on the safe side Dan's doctor did a Gleason score
which distinguishes between benign prostate disease and cancer.
It is wise to assess adjunctive SM features such as SM, length, Gleason score
and grade, and decide according to the patients' risk groups to decide on adjuvant treatment.
Needle biopsy Gleason score
correlates with important pathological parameters at radical prostatectomy (e.
9] The Gleason score
and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level are the most important prognostic factors in prostate cancer.
Col IV and Fn distribution in prostatic adenocarcinoma and correlation of 67LR, MMP-9 and TIMP-1 expression with Gleason score
To gauge your eligibility for surveillance, your doctor will consider your age, life expectancy, the amount of cancer retrieved during your prostate biopsy, Gleason score
, and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level, and will also determine your cancer's risk level.
Histopathological analysis showed adenocarcinoma with a Gleason score
of 5 (3 + 2).
Patients with organ confined disease were further sub-stratified according to the D'Amico classification (11) into low (PSA < 10 ng/ ml, Gleason score
6, clinical stage T1-T2a), intermediate (PSA 10-20 ng/ml, Gleason score
7, clinical stage T2b) and high risk disease (PSA > 20 ng/ml, Gleason score
[greater than or equal to] 8, clinical stage T2c-T3a), indicating risk of failure after curative treatment.