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Biopsy Results

Simon Bott - Expert in prostate disease and in specialist in Tranperineal and Fusion biopsies and Active Surveillance

Overview by Mr Simon Bott
Consultant Urological Surgeon

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

Information from the mpMRI and the examination of the biopsy samples, result in a Prostate Cancer Gleason score – grading prostate cancer. This is explained in detail on the following page.

There are also pages on The Cancer Grade which is the description of a tumour based on how abnormal the tumour cells and the tumour tissue look under a microscope. The Cancer Stagerefers to the size and extent of the tumour and whether or not cancer cells have spread in the body.
Finally there is page which looks at how cancer which has spread outside the prostate is diagnosed.

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