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ea0032p361 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Type 2 diabetes and prostate cancer risk in Korean men with low PSA

Kimm Heejin , Jo Jaeseong , Jee Sun Ha

Introduction: Diabetes as a risk factor of cancer should be explored further. The value of PSA is limited because we cannot exclude prostate cancer in lower PSA levels. We analyzed diabetes and the risk of prostate cancer in lower PSA in a large cohort study.Method: A total of 179 456 health examinees (men, aged 30–89 years) from 1994 to 2010 were participated. Participants with any cancer or potential prostate diseases were excluded from analysis. ...