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While a number of studies indicate tobacco smoking has a detrimental impact on survival and recurrence after a prostate cancer diagnosis, there has been no quantitative review of this literature and it is unclear whether tobacco smoking affects clinical populations differentially. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to investigate the associations between tobacco smoking and overall (OM) and prostate cancer-specific (PSM) mortality and recurrence after a prostate cancer diagnosis.
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Name: Cancer treatment reviews
The aim of our study is to explore the association between cigarette smoking and the risk of prostate cancer (PCa) diagnosis as well as high grade disease in men undergoing prostate biopsies.
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A glycoprotein that is a kallikrein-like serine proteinase and an esterase, produced by epithelial cells of both normal and malignant prostate tissue. It is an important marker for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
Efforts directed at preventing SMOKING of TOBACCO and non-tobacco products.
SMOKING of non-TOBACCO (or NICOTINE-containing) substances.
The process of SMOKING specific to TOBACCO.
Discontinuation of the habit of smoking, the inhaling and exhaling of tobacco smoke.
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Prostate cancer (cancer de prostata) Prostate cancer (cancer de prostata) is a form of cancer that develops in the prostate, a gland in the male reproductive system. Most prostate cancers are slow growing; however, there are cases of aggressive prostat...