Three Screening Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Tests through Lifetime may be Sufficient in Half of the Men.

According to the recommendation, all men with a reasonable life expectancy could be invited for PSA screening in their mid to late 40s. Men with a PSA concentration <1.0 µg/L would be advised to return for screening in their early 50s and then again at age 60, whereas men with PSA ≥1.0 µg/L would return for more frequent screening, with literature suggesting repeat tests every two or four years.

At the age of 60, men who still had a PSA level below 1 ug/L would be exempt from further screening.

Read more; Three Screening Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Tests through Lifetime may be Sufficient in Half of the Men. ~ From A Clinician’s Bioscope.

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