African-American men with nonpalpable prostate cancer exhibit greater tumor volume than matched white men.

@article{SnchezOrtiz2006AfricanAmericanMW,
  title={African-American men with nonpalpable prostate cancer exhibit greater tumor volume than matched white men.},
  author={Ricardo F S{\'a}nchez-Ortiz and P. Brunny Troncoso and R. J. Babaian and Josep Lloreta and Dennis A. Johnston and Curtis A. Pettaway},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2006},
  volume={107 1},
  pages={75-82}
}
BACKGROUND Although prostate cancer (PC) mortality disproportionately affects African-American (AA) men, limited data exist comparing the pathologic characteristics of white and AA patients with nonpalpable PC (clinical stage T1c). METHODS The authors reviewed the radical prostatectomy (RP) specimens from 37 consecutive AA men with clinical stage T1c PC and 35 white men who were matched for age, clinical stage, serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level, year of surgery, prostate weight, and… CONTINUE READING

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