The clinical potential of pretreatment serum testosterone level to improve the efficiency of prostate cancer screening.

@article{Yano2007TheCP,
  title={The clinical potential of pretreatment serum testosterone level to improve the efficiency of prostate cancer screening.},
  author={Masashi Yano and Takashi Imamoto and Hiroyoshi Suzuki and Satoshi Fukasawa and Satoko Kojima and Akira Komiya and Yukio Naya and Tomohiko Ichikawa},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2007},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={375-80}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of the present study was to evaluate the clinical value of the pretreatment serum testosterone (T) level as a potential predictor of prostate cancer risk in screening for prostate cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS The subjects were 420 patients suspected of having prostate cancer who underwent prostate biopsy, and whose pretreatment T… CONTINUE READING