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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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According to the American Cancer Society 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime, and 1 in 35 will die from the disease.
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