New Tool Predicts Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis

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Current studies suggest that prostate cancer is overdiagnosed in up to 42% of cases, prompting men to receive unnecessary treatment.

Now, researchers at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle have developed a personalized tool that can predict the likelihood of prostate cancer overdiagnosis.

John Schieszer has the story in today's Medical Minute.

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