Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and PSA density: Racial differences in men without prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Prostate
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Published criteria for normal PSA level and density have been derived primarily from white men and may not be directly applicable to other populations. Race-specific data are needed to fully optimize PSA as a tumor marker in racial populations that are at high risk for prostate cancer death.

publication date

  • January 15, 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8998182

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 134

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 89

number

  • 2