Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Nvasive Follow Up Tests

Some docs screen for prostate cancer without asking

One in four family doctors doesn’t ask male patients before screening them for prostate cancer, according to a new survey.

So-called prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing has been controversial in recent years because of uncertainty about whether it actually saves lives and concern about side effects from potentially unnecessary and invasive follow-up tests and… Some docs screen for prostate cancer without asking   

kidney-damaging treatments1 - hus1 - renal replacement therapy1 - libin cardiovascular institute of alberta1 - asymptomatic bacteriuria1 - autism1 - pet1 - rectal carcinoid1 - prostate-specific antigen12 - vitamin e2 - laparoscopic operations1 - hypocalcemia1 - congenital defects1 - diets1 - renal fibrosis1 - uterine cancer2 - sleeplessness1 - recurrent infections2 - ureteric stones1 - urinary tract dysfunction1 - prostate formula1 - psa blood test1 - heart attack2 - nephrectomy2 - cystine1 - glycosuria1 - sexual changes1 - hypercalciuria5 - proximal tubule1 - acute kidney injury biomarker1 -