New testing standards help to detect prostate cancer in black men earlier and more accurately

August 1996
Jet;08/19/96, Vol. 90 Issue 14, p22
Relates that findings from a study will enhance doctors' abilities to diagnose prostate cancer in black men. The study giving the first prostatic specific antigen (PSA) levels specifically for black men; Fact that black men have a higher risk of suffering from prostate cancer than white men; Research by Dr. Judd Moul and reported in the New England Journal of Medicine.


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