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Vince Flynn
Task force on prostate cancer prevention is not informed [Letter]

Thanks to Judy Berman for her wonderful support of her husband, and advice to Howard County men and women, in "My personal prostate cancer month." I am personally very close in experience to her husband. All I can conclude is that without the PSA test I would have gone on in peaceful ignorance only to die painfully at a relatively early age from prostate cancer. Mrs. Berman, bless her heart, however only tangentially addresses the problem brought on by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF.) My urologist informs me that the USPSTF has made their recommendation without the informed consent of a single urologist. That recommendation, specifically, is: "The USPSTF...

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