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|Though not perfect, blood test for prostate cancer is still recommended
The prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test is a common way to detect prostate cancer in its earliest stages.
|Hopkins Researchers Find Better Blood Test for Prostate Cancer
New studies of a blood protein recently identified at Johns Hopkins, early prostate cancer antigen-2 (EPCA-2), may change the way men are screened for prostate cancer.
|New blood test for prostate cancer?
Further work will be needed to simplify the test and to examine larger numbers of men to determine its cost-effectiveness before it can be applied more widely.
|A Study Questions Blood-Test Results On Prostate Cancer
Significant numbers of older men whose results on a popular screening test for prostate cancer are normal may nonetheless have cancer, a new study has found.