How Do I Know My Prostate Cancer Is Aggressive Or Not?

Q:
I was diagnosed with a Gleason of 9, is it aggressive?
A:
To be fair, yes, fairly aggressive.
Gleasons of 6 or 7 are not regarded as aggressive. Your gleason score evaluates your tumor condition in terms of the shape and appearance of the cancer cells. You need to start your hormone treatment with the doctor’s help.

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