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Study: New biopsy methods can help improve benefit-harm ratio of PSA screening

Study: New biopsy methods can help improve benefit-harm ratio of PSA screening

Urine test could help men avoid unnecessary prostate cancer biopsies

Urine test could help men avoid unnecessary prostate cancer biopsies

'Watch-and-Wait' strategy may help rectal cancer patients to safely evade surgery

'Watch-and-Wait' strategy may help rectal cancer patients to safely evade surgery

Simple urine test at home could revolutionize diagnosis of prostate cancer

Simple urine test at home could revolutionize diagnosis of prostate cancer

Home urine testing kit for prostate cancer could come soon

Home urine testing kit for prostate cancer could come soon

New prostate cancer test could bring an end to unnecessary biopsies

New prostate cancer test could bring an end to unnecessary biopsies

Study finds limited data to support effectiveness of digital rectal exam in primary care

Study finds limited data to support effectiveness of digital rectal exam in primary care

Prostate cancer screening reduces cancer deaths finds new analysis

Prostate cancer screening reduces cancer deaths finds new analysis

African American men with prostate cancer have significantly lower PSA density than Caucasian men

African American men with prostate cancer have significantly lower PSA density than Caucasian men

New studies to improve prostate cancer detection to be presented at AUA annual meeting

New studies to improve prostate cancer detection to be presented at AUA annual meeting

Study: Targeted biopsy technique better than standard biopsy at detecting high-risk prostate cancer

Study: Targeted biopsy technique better than standard biopsy at detecting high-risk prostate cancer

BRCA2 mutations herald poor prognosis in screen-detected prostate cancer

BRCA2 mutations herald poor prognosis in screen-detected prostate cancer

Beckman announces national availability of Prostate Health Index

Beckman announces national availability of Prostate Health Index

Six essential screening tests all men should receive during lifetime

Six essential screening tests all men should receive during lifetime

Vitamin D deficiency predicts prostate biopsy outcomes

Vitamin D deficiency predicts prostate biopsy outcomes

Possible link between aggressive prostate cancer and vitamin D deficiency

Possible link between aggressive prostate cancer and vitamin D deficiency

Noninvasive technique detects prostate cancer using an electronic nose

Noninvasive technique detects prostate cancer using an electronic nose

Inflammation has ‘etiologic link’ with prostate cancer

Inflammation has ‘etiologic link’ with prostate cancer

Study: Chronic inflammation associated with aggressive prostate cancer

Study: Chronic inflammation associated with aggressive prostate cancer

Risk-based approach for screening men at increased risk of prostate cancer

Risk-based approach for screening men at increased risk of prostate cancer