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Percentage of free prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is a useful method in deciding to perform prostate biopsy with higher core numbers in patients with low PSA cut-off values.
Correlation between serum prostate-specific antigen and cancer volume in prostate glands of different sizes.
Prostate-specific antigen: concepts for staging prostate cancer and monitoring response to therapy.
Prevalence of prostate cancer among men with a prostate-specific antigen level < or =4.0 ng per milliliter.
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA)isoform p2PSA significantly improves the prediction of prostate cancer at initial extended prostate biopsies in patients with total PSA between 2.0 and 10 ng/ml: results of a prospective study in a clinical setting.
The effect of digital rectal examination on prostate-specific antigen levels.
As prostate cancer develops, the body produces increasing levels of prostate-specific antigen, which is used as a marker in the diagnosis and monitoring of the condition.
Each screening will include a medical history, a prostate-specific antigen blood test and a digital rectal exam.
Additional serologic testing revealed that the patient's alpha-fetoprotein (AFP), human placental alkaline phosphatase, prostate-specific antigen, carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), carbohydrate antigen 19-9 (CA 19-9), and thyroglobulin levels were within normal limits.
When researchers fed one serving of pasta with tomato sauce every day for three weeks 32 men who were scheduled for prostate surgery, levels of PSA (prostate-specific antigen) in the patients dropped by 20 percent.
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.

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