prostate massage


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prostate massage

Rubbing of the prostate gland during digital rectal examination. It is used to express prostatic fluid so that it can be analyzed.
See also: massage
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Molecular detection of localized prostate cancer using quantitative methylation-specific PCR on urinary cells obtained following prostate massage.
Urinary exosome sampling captured all patients found to have positive prostate massage PCA3 scores while eliminating patient discomfort and variability associated with prostate massage.
The use of telomerase activity for the detection of prostatic cancer cells after prostate massage.
A 10-20 minute prostate massage at least once a month, and as often as once a day, is important for a healthy gland.
Research studies report that prostate massage is effective in reduction, and in some cases, curing prostate issues without drugs or surgery.

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