Gleason Score 7 Life Expectancy

Gleason Score 7 Life Expectancy. 7 (3+4) the majority of cancer cells in the biopsy tissue exhibit a slow growth but there are also cells that have a moderate growth. It also turned out that patients with life expectancies of 10 years or less whose biopsies showed gleason score 6 or lower have little biological risk of death from prostate cancer.

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A score of 7 suggests and intermediate risk for aggressive cancer. And close to 25,000 men will die of the disease this year as well. Almost 80 out of 100 will survive their cancer for 10 years or more.

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