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Associations of sexual dysfunction symptoms with PSA-detected localised and advanced prostate cancer: a case-control study nested within the UK population-based ProtecT (Prostate testing for cancer and Treatment) study.

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BACKGROUND: Sexual dysfunction might be symptomatic of cancer spreading beyond the prostate by local invasion, a mechanism of tumour progression associated with prognosis. Conversely, among men with raised prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, a negative association might be expected if sexual dysfunction was symptomatic of benign, rather than malignant, prostatic disease. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Cases and controls were selected from among men recruited to the UK population-based ProtecT (Pro...

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10.1016/j.ejca.2009.05.021

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Journal:
European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990) More from this journal
Volume:
45
Issue:
18
Pages:
3254-3261
Publication date:
2009-12-01
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EISSN:
1879-0852
ISSN:
0959-8049
Language:
English
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uuid:cf280908-9cb3-46bd-b01c-d1666febbee0
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45962
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2012-12-19

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