Serum prostate-specific antigen levels in Middle Eastern men with subclinical prostatitis.

@article{Anim2007SerumPA,
  title={Serum prostate-specific antigen levels in Middle Eastern men with subclinical prostatitis.},
  author={Jehoram Tei Anim and Elijah O. Kehinde and Mobeen A Sheikh and Aru Prasad and Olusegun A Mojiminiyi and Yusuf Sahabi Ali and K. Al-Awadi},
  journal={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={53-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the influence of subclinical or histologically diagnosed prostatitis on serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in patients investigated for prostatic disease in Kuwait. MATERIALS AND METHODS Serum PSA was assayed in patients investigated for prostatic disease in Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital, Kuwait, between December 2002 and December 2004. These included patients undergoing transrectal ultrasound with needle biopsy of the prostate gland and those who were treated with… CONTINUE READING