prostate cancer

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Noun1.prostate cancer - cancer of the prostate gland
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prostaatkanker
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Tsuji et al., "Expression of cytokines enhancing the osteoclast activity, and parathyroid hormone-related protein in prostatic cancers before and after endocrine therapy: An Immunohistochemical Study," Oncology Reports, vol.
The micropapillary component in our case demonstrated a prostatic origin, evidenced by the characteristic PSA positivity on immunohistochemistry and by the classical P1N4 staining pattern usually seen in prostatic cancers. (8) A direct extension of a micropapillary urothelial carcinoma was highly unlikely.
This higher level of oestrogen has been linked to multiple hormonal cancers, including breast and prostatic cancers. One study of the link between carbohydrate consumption and cancer concluded, "Tumour patients exhibit an increased peripheral demand of fatty acids and protein.
True (A) or false (B): In all instances it is possible to accurately predict which prostatic cancers change from low-risk and slow-growing to high-risk and aggressive tumours.
Many investigations have suggested that estimation of unbound or free fraction of pros-tate specific antigen (free PSA/total PSA X 100) is an improvement of original PSA level and considered as better non-invasive diagnostic tool for prostatic cancers.6 The most commonly proposed role of free PSA (fPSA) is an adjunct to PSA in the so called di-agnostic gray zone of PSA.7 Free PSA percent is lower in prostate cancer than other benign prostatic condi-tions and fPSA of greater than25% indicate lower risk of can-cer8 than its level of Less than25%.
A study at the University of Washington in 1995 seemed to indicate that using this marker can catch up to 97 per cent of prostatic cancers at the most easily-curable stage, that is, when the cancer is only in the prostate.
Establishment and characterization of seven Dunning rat prostatic cancer cell lines and their use in developing methods for predicting metastatic abilities of prostatic cancers.