New Test Improves Assessment of Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Says – By Andrew Pollack

New York Times

May 8

New Test Improves Assessment of Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Says – By Andrew Pollack

A new test can help distinguish aggressive prostate cancer from less threatening ones, potentially saving many men from unneeded operations for tumors that would never hurt them, researchers are reporting. Stacy Loeb, MD, is quoted.

- Stacy Loeb, MD, assistant professor, Departments of Urology and Population Health

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