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Prostate

Known as: Genital System, Male, Prostate, Prostatic Gland, Prostata (Glandula prostatica) 
A gland in males that surrounds the neck of the URINARY BLADDER and the URETHRA. It secretes a substance that liquefies coagulated semen. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer was initiated in the early 1990s to evaluate the effect… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The effect of screening with prostate-specific-antigen (PSA) testing and digital rectal examination on the rate of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND We sought to identify determinants of health-related quality of life after primary treatment of prostate cancer and to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed malignancy and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the Western… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program of the National Cancer Institute and American total… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
&NA; A symptom index for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) was developed and validated by a multidisciplinary measurement… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is secreted exclusively by prostatic epithelial cells, and its serum concentration is… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
PSA is a kallikrein-like, serine protease that is produced exclusively by the epithelial cells of all types of prostatic tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In this study we report the prevalence and growth rate of human benign prostatic hyperplasia with age by combining and analyzing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Rabbit antiserum raised against the crude extract of normal human prostatic tissue contained antibodies to a prostatic tissue… Expand
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