[A case-control study of prostate cancer].

@article{Du1996ACS,
  title={[A case-control study of prostate cancer].},
  author={Sheng-rong Du and Lian Yan Shi and Shi He},
  journal={Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi},
  year={1996},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={343-5}
}
In America and many European countries, prostate cancer is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Among 10-30% of all the men older than 50 years of age, a silent microscopic form of prostate cancer may be harbored. This high rate is similar throughout the world. However, few epidemiologic studies of prostate cancer have implicated its risk factors. A 1:1 matched case-control study looked into risk factors of prostate cancer. A total number of 102 cases of… CONTINUE READING

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