prostate specific antigen

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Synonyms for prostate specific antigen

a protein manufactured exclusively by the prostate gland


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Inclusion criteria of PAE were symptomatic LUTS due to BPH, International Prostate Symptom Score (IPSS) ≥12, prostatic specific antigen (PSA) <4 ng/ml, or PSA level between 4 and 10 ng/ml but negative prostate biopsy, PV ≥80 cm [sup]3 , peak urinary flow (Q [sub]max ) <15 ml/s.
Large discrepancy between prostatic specific antigen from different assays during longitudinal follow-up.
Impact of free prostatic specific antigen on discordant measurement results of assays for total prostatic specific antigen.
Their decision-making guide is based on levels of prostatic specific antigen (PSA), ultrasound determination of the total weight of the prostatic gland, and the amount of cancerous tissue seen in periodic biopsies.
Predictive value of transrectal ultrasound, prostatic specific antigen and digital rectal examination in the follow-up of early prostatic carcinoma after TURP.
Stein MD, President and CEO of Clinical Data commented, "Following our announcement last month of our selection by Daiichi Pure Chemicals as their master distributor for an exciting new assay for the measurement of prostatic specific antigen, or PSA, we are pleased to report our growing relationship with Daiichi Pure Chemicals and our expanded menu of assays in these important diagnostic categories.
SERUM PROSTATIC SPECIFIC ANTIGEN (PSA): The present study showed significant correlation as PSA level increases the chances of malignancy also increases.
The study showed that in marked contrast to stimulation with nonspecific, nonantigenic PHA, prostatic tumor responded with high specificity and high sensitivity to Prostatic Specific Antigen (PSA) in the CellScan assay.
Immunoreactive prostatic specific antigen in male periurethral glands.
An analysis of urinary prostatic specific antigen before and after radical prostectomy: evidence for secretion of prostate specific antigen by the periurethral glands.
Clinical behavior of prostatic specific antigen and prostatic acid phosphatase: a comparative study.