Prostate cancer around the world. An overview.

  title={Prostate cancer around the world. An overview.},
  author={Fritz H. Schroeder},
  journal={Urologic oncology},
  volume={28 6},
Prostate cancer screening has become very prevalent in most countries around the world since the early 1990's. A national interview study in the United States has reported 75% and the Bureau of Statistics of The Netherlands between 25% and 40% of PSA-use in men above the age of 50. PSA-driven early detection has led to an increase of prostate cancer incidence in most countries, which, later on, at least in the United States, slightly decreased and reached a steady state but returned to levels… CONTINUE READING


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