prostate specific antigen

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Synonyms for prostate specific antigen

a protein manufactured exclusively by the prostate gland


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Association between smoking status, and free, total and percent free prostate specific antigen.
International multi-center comparison of complexed prostate specific antigen (cPSA) with total PSA, percent cPSA, and percent free PSA.
The effect of dutasteride on the usefulness of prostate specific antigen for the diagnosis of high grade and clinically relevant prostate cancer in men with a previous negative biopsy: results from the REDUCE study.
Prostate specific antigen in the preoperative and postoperative evaluation of local/nod prostatic cancer treated with radical prostatectomy.
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) is the premier tumor marker for screening, diagnosis, monitoring and prognosis of prostate cancer.
Physicians screen men for prostate cancer risk by looking for elevated blood concentrations of a protein called prostate specific antigen, or PSA.
The research demonstrated that a PSMA-based assay detected circulating prostate cancer cells in the blood of patients at a much higher rate than techniques utilizing prostate specific antigen (PSA).
More than 1 million men a year undergo biopsies of the prostate gland after the widely used cancer-screening test reveals moderately elevated levels of prostate specific antigen (PSA) in the blood.
Contract awarded for free prostate specific antigen, reagent for determining
Strategies combining total and percent free prostate specific antigen for detecting prostate cancer: a prospective evaluation.
Population-based screening for prostate cancer by measuring free and total serum prostate specific antigen in Sweden.
Other men's health products include One-A-Day(R) Men's High Potency Multivitamin/Multimineral Supplement, One-A-Day(R) Prostate Health, and Bayer Immuno 1(TM) System Complexed Prostate Specific Antigen (cPSA) -- an assay used to measure prostate-specific antigen levels.
Contrary to conventional medical wisdom, prostate specific antigen (PSA)--commonly measured to help detect prostate cancer--may work as part of the body's own natural defense against many forms of cancer, according to a study published recently in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
Contract awarded for total prostate specific antigen, reagent for determining
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