My husband is 59 yrs old and was just diagnosed with prostate cancer. His PSA in 2011 was around 1.4 and a year later, 2012 it jumped to 4.6. A biopsy confirmed the presence of cancer in 1 of the 12 samples that were tested. Is there a way to determine if cancer may be present in another section of the prostate? In addition, he is at 6 on the Gleason scale. How does that compare to the 'stage' ratings? For instance, is a 6 comparable to stage 3 prostate cancer? What are the chances for a full recovery and non-recurrence if a radical prostectomy is performed.View Thread
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