Diagnosis and Classification of Prostate Cancer


Classification and Risk Stratification

Prostate tumours are classified according to the tumour stage and the grade of aggressiveness of the tumour cells. These two elements are the basis for your possible treatment pathway.

The doctor does a series of tests to better understand your specific situation. Physical examination and imaging can be used to determine the stage of the disease.

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Read more about the classification of prostate tumours and how classification affects individual prognosis. This sections shows illustrations of tumour stages.