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bmcfampract.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2296-3-19

Oct 24, 2002 ... We evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of PSA testing for detecting prostate cancer in community practice. Methods. PSA testing results were ...

craigmedical.com/psa4_home.htm

The PSA Laboratory Prostate Cancer Screening Test provides the same clinical results that can be obtained from a local medical laboratory without the high ...

www.onhealth.com/content/1/prostate_cancer

Aug 7, 2016 ... Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH results from the prostate growing larger. BPH causes symptoms by creating pressure on the bladder, ...

www.biron.com/en/education-center/myth-or-fact/prostate-specific-antigen-psa/prostate-cancer

The risk of prostate cancer is considered low with an antigen level below ... activity (such as cycling) or an ejaculation 24 hours before the test.

effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/products/prostate-cancer-test/research-protocol

Oct 14, 2011 ... In men with false-negative results, cancer may be missed. ... Testing for the prostate cancer antigen 3 gene (PCA3) alone or in conjunction ...

www.emory.edu/KomenEd/PDF/Screening%20&%20Detection/PSA%20(Prostate)%20Test%20Q&A.pdf

Aug 17, 2004 ... The Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Test: Questions and Answers ... PSA test results report the level of PSA detected in the blood.

www.cancerbiomed.org/index.php/cocr/article/view/633/663

Results: A total of 1,002 men aged 50 or above took part in the study (response rate =67%), and the uptake rate of PSA testing was found to be 10%.

www.jyi.org/2007-april/2009/1/11/sensitivity-and-specificity-in-prostate-cancer-screening-methods-and-strategies

Apr 1, 2007 ... While Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) testing is the most ... False positive results from cancer screening tend to impact patients ...

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejmoa021659

Jul 24, 2003 ... Results. Adjusting for verification bias significantly increased the area under the ROC curve (i.e., the overall diagnostic performance) of the ...

blogs.scientificamerican.com/cross-check/why-i-wont-get-a-psa-test-for-prostate-cancer

Jun 14, 2017 ... I told him the PSA test harms more men than it helps. He acknowledged that PSA tests produce false positives, but he insisted that follow-up ...

www.uspharmacist.com/article/psa-test

Aug 16, 2019 ... Testing for prostate cancer includes both a PSA blood test and a ... The results of the PSA and biopsy together are used to “score” the ...