As part of the Matters in Men’s Health
series, Janna Andrews
, MD, discusses the clinical threshold for when a physician should consider preforming a biopsy
after preforming a PSA exam
to screen for prostate cancer
. She also reviews the recent controversy to lower the threshold, as some physicians believe decreasing the cut-off could potentially increase the sensitivity of the exam.
Bio for Janna Andrews, MD
Faculty and Financial Disclosures:
Dr. Andrews has no relevant financial disclosures.