Utility of Volume Adjusted Prostate Specific Antigen Density in the Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer in Arab Men

@article{Sheikh2005UtilityOV,
  title={Utility of Volume Adjusted Prostate Specific Antigen Density in the Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer in Arab Men},
  author={Mehraj Sheikh and Osama Al-saeed and Elijah O. Kehinde and Tariq Sinan and Jehoram Tei Anim and Yasser Ali},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
  year={2005},
  volume={37},
  pages={721-726}
}
Background: This study was undertaken to assess the utility of prostate specific antigen (PSA) and PSA density (PSAD) in discriminating between benign and malignant prostate disease in the Kuwaiti Arab population.Methods: A total of 100 consecutive patients suspected of having prostate cancer because of serum PSA > 4 ng/ml, or detection of a prostatic nodule on rectal examination were further investigated by determination of PSAD, TRUS of prostate, sexant prostatic biopsy and histological… CONTINUE READING
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