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Blood sample with PSA (Prostate-specific antigen) positive

PSA Screening Essential for Men

Despite an incredible difference PSA has made in lives of millions of men over the last 30 years, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently recommended against using it to screen men for prostate cancer due to an increase in the proportion of men diagnosed higher-risk prostate cancers, false-positive readings and potential stress.