How Is the Prognosis of Advanced Prostate Cancer?

Q:  
What is the general prognosis of the advanced prostate cancer?
A:
Most prostate cancer can be diagnosed earlier via PSA screening.

Generally speaking, 99% of men diagnosed with prostate cancer has a five years survival. 95% are still alive at a 10-year-standard.The prognosis is also related to the Gleason score. 40% of men with scoring 8 to 10 are alive and disease free at 10 years. More than 90% scoring 2 to 4 are alive at 5 years.

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