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Prostate Cancer Screening: Draft Recommendations

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Presents text of latest draft recommendation for public comment and supporting information regarding PSA screening for men aged 55 to 69 and for those over 70.  Represents reversal of previous recommendation which found benefits of screening outweighing harms for those 55-69.  From the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force