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Association between Testosterone and Prostate Cancer among SudanesePatients in Khartoum State

@inproceedings{Mohammed2017AssociationBT,
  title={Association between Testosterone and Prostate Cancer among SudanesePatients in Khartoum State},
  author={M. M. Mohammed and A. M. Ahmed and A. Eltom and A. Elzein},
  year={2017}
}
Background: Prostate is a compound tubuloalveolar exocrine gland of the male reproductive system in most mammals. It considers differ among species anatomically chemically and physiologically. Prostate cancer also known as carcinoma of the prostate, is the development of cancer in the prostate, a gland in the male reproductive system .Most prostate cancers are slow growing; however, some grow relatively quickly. Testosterone in the presence of a slow-growing prostate cancer is assumed to… Expand

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