Free/total PSA ratio does not improve prediction of pathologic stage and biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy.

@article{Tombal2002FreetotalPR,
  title={Free/total PSA ratio does not improve prediction of pathologic stage and biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy.},
  author={Bertrand F Tombal and Michael Querton and Philippe de Nayer and Philippe Sauvage and Jean Pierre Cosyns and Axel Feyaerts and Renier Opsomer and François X Wese and Paul J van Cangh},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2002},
  volume={59 2},
  pages={256-60}
}
OBJECTIVES Despite several publications, the ability of the free/total (F/T) prostate-specific antigen (PSA) ratio to predict the pathologic extension of prostate cancer is still a matter of controversy. In addition, its ability to predict biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy has not yet been reported. METHODS Since January 6, 1996, the F/T… CONTINUE READING