Prostate Cancer: An Overview

VIDEO | 12:00

Prostate cancer is not one uniform disease, rather it can pose different levels of risk in different men. Half of men with prostate cancer have a slow-growing form of the disease that does not require immediate treatment but can be followed with active surveillance. Patients who do need treatment have increasingly effective options. James Eastham, Michael Zelefsky, and Michael Morris, prostate cancer specialists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discuss recent advances in treatment.