Impacts of antibiotic and anti-inflammatory therapies on serum prostate-specific antigen levels in the presence of prostatic inflammation: a prospective randomized controlled trial.

@article{Ugurlu2010ImpactsOA,
  title={Impacts of antibiotic and anti-inflammatory therapies on serum prostate-specific antigen levels in the presence of prostatic inflammation: a prospective randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Ozgur Ugurlu and Mehmet Yaris and Cetin Volkan Oztekin and T Murat Kosan and Oztuğ Adsan and Mesut Çetinkaya},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={2010},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={
          185-90
        }
}
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to determine if antibiotic or anti-inflammatory medications lower serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the presence or absence of inflammation in the prostatic secretions of patients with PSA levels between 2.5 and 10 ng/ml and normal digital rectal examinations (DRE). MATERIALS AND METHODS Patients with PSA levels between 2.5 and 10 ng/ml and normal DRE were candidates for the study. One hundred and eight patients with positive expressed prostate… CONTINUE READING

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