TITLE

Early PSA test may allow middle-aged men to be risk-stratified

AUTHOR(S)
Sartor, Oliver
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the results of a study on early prostate specific antigen (PSA) test. The study shows that a single PSA test in patients aged 50 years or younger may predict advanced prostate cancer diagnosed up to 25 years later. An overview of the study conducted by researchers at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Lund University and is offered.
ACCESSION #
31705878

 

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