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Screening for prostate cancer: an update.

Abstract:

The introduction of total prostate-specific antigen (tPSA) testing in serum has revolutionized the detection and management of men with prostate cancer. This review will highlight some of the exciting new developments in the field of prostate cancer screening in general and from our SPORE research program at Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. First, it is important to understand that the inherent variability of tPSA levels affects the interpretation of any single results. Total variation...

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Shariat, SF More by this author
Scardino, PT More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Journal:
The Canadian journal of urology
Volume:
15
Issue:
6
Pages:
4363-4374
Publication date:
2008-12-05
ISSN:
1195-9479
URN:
uuid:fc22a35d-5104-497c-84d9-bd6003f2e60c
Source identifiers:
365924
Local pid:
pubs:365924

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