The impact of obesity on the predictive accuracy of PSA in men undergoing prostate biopsy
World Journal of Urology, 08/02/2012
Banez LL et al. – In a cohort of Italian men undergoing prostate biopsy, the performance accuracy of PSA as a predictor of prostate cancer (CaP) is not significantly altered by body mass index. Obesity does not negatively impact the overall ability of PSA to discriminate between CaP and benign conditions.