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What does Gleason 6 mean in prostate cancer?

Gleason 6 is a slow growing prostate cancer. In this video, Simon Hall, MD, chairman of the department of urology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center and director of the Deane Prostate Health and Research Center, discusses this common form of cancer.

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