Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and prostate cancer in a high-risk population.

@article{Mahmud2006NonsteroidalAD,
  title={Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and prostate cancer in a high-risk population.},
  author={Salaheddin M. Mahmud and Simon Tanguay and Louis R{\'e}al B{\'e}gin and Eduardo Luiz Franco and Armen G. Aprikian},
  journal={European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation},
  year={2006},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={
          158-64
        }
}
Animal and laboratory studies suggest that regular use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may reduce prostate cancer risk. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between NSAID use and prostate cancer in a high-risk population. We included 1299 men who were referred to our university's prostate cancer detection clinic for prostate biopsy between January 1999 and July 2003. Before transrectal ultrasonography and prostate biopsy, all men completed a self… CONTINUE READING
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