The prostate specific antigen (PSA) test is a blood test that measures levels of PSA protein in the blood.
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Our Cancer Information Nurse, Richard, takes a look at some prostate cancer basics. He discusses the PSA test, different treatments, and their side effects.
A group for anyone affected by prostate cancer to get together, ask questions, share experiences and support each other.
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