Clinical characteristics and biopsy specimen features in African- American and white men without prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Prostate

abstract

  • In this study, African-American men without histologic evidence of prostate cancer had significantly higher PSA levels and PSA densities than similarly aged white men. This finding was not accounted for by racial differences in patients' age, serum testosterone level, or prostate volume.

publication date

  • May 20, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9605645

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 756

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 90

number

  • 10