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PSA testing and screening: The PSA test

Most men had PSA tests, either to help with diagnosis, or to monitor the impact of treatment. Most men were tested when they consulted their doctors with urinary symptoms. However, two men were tested because they were taking part in treatment or screening trials and one man had a PSA test as part of a health scheme at work.
Men knew little about the prostate before they consulted their doctors, and very few men were given information about the PSA test, or the implications of an abnormal PSA result, before the test took place. However, some doctors did warn men that the PSA test was unreliable.

Editor's Comment
Bravo, Matlala JSS for recognising employees!

Last Friday, Matlala Junior Secondary School (JSS) in Tlokweng did just that – they organised an event to honour their teachers and support staff. This gesture is truly commendable, as teachers occupy a pivotal role in the lives of our children.To be completely candid, teachers are the ones who shape our children from a very tender age, investing a significant amount of time in their growth and development. It's not uncommon to hear parents...

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