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Prostate Cancer: Diagnostic Phase Episode

Urologist Dr. Jonathan Picard discusses the multidisciplinary review board approach employed at Hollings Cancer Center in order to optimize the course of care for each patient with a new prostate cancer diagnosis. In this podcast Dr. Picard walks through a typical sequence of events from the initial suspicion of prostate cancer through diagnosis of the disease.

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