David MacDougall

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Lower PSA Biopsy Cutoff Supported

African-American (AA) men with nonpalpable prostate cancer have greater cancer volumes and higher prostatectomy Gleason scores than white men with similar PSA levels at the time of biopsy, according to a study.

Androgen Deprivation Increases Risks

Treatment with a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist is associated with increased risks of diabetes, coronary heart disease (CHD), MI, and sudden cardiac death in men with prostate cancer, according to an observational study at Harvard Medical School in Boston.

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