Prostatic fluid

Known as: prostatic secretions 
A slightly alkaline fluid produced by the prostate gland. It contributes 20-30% of the total volume of seminal fluid.
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2008
2008
Only 30% of patients with elevated serum prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels who undergo prostate biopsy are diagnosed with… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND The PCA3 test on urine can improve specificity in prostate cancer (PCa) diagnosis and could prevent unnecessary… (More)
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2007
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2007
Murine prostate stem cells express integrin alpha 6, which modulates survival, proliferation, and differentiation signaling… (More)
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2001
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2001
Latent prostate tumors are commonly found with similar frequency in many countries and ethnic groups. In contrast, aggressive… (More)
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1999
1999
Prostate cancer (PCA), the most commonly diagnosed cancer in males in the United States, is the second leading cause of cancer… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVES Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome is a common diagnosis, but the disease is poorly understood. The… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Chinese men have lower incidences of prostate cancer compared to men from Europe and North America. Asians consume… (More)
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1985
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1985
A 33-kD glycoprotein, known as the "prostate-specific antigen," was purified to homogeneity from human seminal plasma. The… (More)
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1984
1984
To determine whether ciprofloxacin might be efficacious in therapy for chronic bacterial prostatitis, its diffusion into… (More)
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1981
1981
We have identified the "prostatic antibacterial factor," responsible for the antibacterial activity of normal prostatic fluid as… (More)
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