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PSA

Security Industry and Financial Markets Association

Formerly known as the Public Securities Association, a professional organization for banks, broker-dealers, and other organizations that underwrite securities. It serves as a lobbying group and provides education and training to members and non-members. It maintains offices in New York, Washington DC, and London, with affiliated offices in Hong Kong and other locations.
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If he had gotten his prostate-specific antigen test and digital rectal exam each year without fail, would he and his family (and my family) be dealing with such devastation now?
Men ages 75 and older should not be screened for prostate cancer, and younger men should discuss the benefits and risks of the prostate-specific antigen test, or PSA, with their health provider before being tested, according to a new recommendation from the U.
Despite this, a prostate-specific antigen test should be administered to monitor patients after an RCP, especially in patients treated with prostate-sparing techniques.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Obese men are less likely to have abnormal prostate-specific antigen test results, which may reduce the rate of prostate biopsies in these men, compared with lean men, according to a review of data on 4,789 men obtained in a national survey.

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