PSA Screening Lowers Mortality, Analysis of Clinical Trials Concludes

PSA Screening Lowers Mortality, Analysis of Clinical Trials Concludes
Prostate cancer screening using prostate-specific antigen (PSA) does reduce mortality in prostate cancer, according to a review that used a new approach to analyze data from large clinical trials. The findings suggest that current recommendations, which advise against PSA-based screening, might need to be revised, researchers write in their report, which was published in the

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One comment

  1. cl dickinson says:

    Since I HAD prostate cancer (and a “focal procedure” to remove tumors) AND I am on testosterone replacement therapy, one would THINK that medicare might pay for a PSA test. Nope…. I’m on my second appeal now… (seems they are willing to gamble $114 a year against tens of thousands for my care if it comes back and I’m hospitalized)…
    Thats Government run “healthcare” for you

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