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What are the new prostate cancer screening recommendations?

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Dr. Paul Hartlaub
Preventive Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Not recommended

According to the us preventive services task force, routine screening for prostate cancer with the psa blood test is not recommended.
Do still report symptoms.There is very little if any benefit and lots of possible harm from unnecessary treatments. Here is a link with the rationale: http://www.Provenhealthways.Com/prostate-cancer-screening-the-real-numbers/.

In brief: Not recommended

According to the us preventive services task force, routine screening for prostate cancer with the psa blood test is not recommended.
Do still report symptoms.There is very little if any benefit and lots of possible harm from unnecessary treatments. Here is a link with the rationale: http://www.Provenhealthways.Com/prostate-cancer-screening-the-real-numbers/.
Dr. Paul Hartlaub
Dr. Paul Hartlaub
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Screening in asymptomaic men is not recommended.
Dr. Steven Tucker
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Don't screen w PSA

The uspstf recommends against psa-based screening for prostate cancer.
http://bit.ly/nmvhid. Short and sweet. Any questions?

In brief: Don't screen w PSA

The uspstf recommends against psa-based screening for prostate cancer.
http://bit.ly/nmvhid. Short and sweet. Any questions?
Dr. Steven Tucker
Dr. Steven Tucker
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