Age-related reference intervals for free and total prostate-specific antigen in a Singaporean population.

@article{Saw2000AgerelatedRI,
  title={Age-related reference intervals for free and total prostate-specific antigen in a Singaporean population.},
  author={S H Saw and T Ching Aw},
  journal={Pathology},
  year={2000},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={245-9}
}
Cancer of the prostate is the sixth most frequently found cancer in Singapore. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is the most clinically useful tumour marker available today for the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer. To enhance the value of PSA as a screening test we developed age-specific intervals for our ethnic population. The measurement of free PSA was included in the study to calculate the free:total ratio which enhances the differential diagnosis of prostate cancer from benign… CONTINUE READING

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