Why is the Whitmore-Jewett classification of metastatic and advanced prostate cancer no longer used?

Updated: Dec 29, 2020
  • Author: Martha K Terris, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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The Whitmore-Jewett classification of stages A-D is no longer widely used. Prostate cancer does not necessarily progress in a sequential manner.


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