[Current methods of early diagnosis of prostate cancer]

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men, except for lung cancer. Therefore, it is imperative to identify diagnostic methods for early detection of prostate cancer to determine patients from healthy populations, which helps guide a timely treatment at an initial stage of the disease. The article provides an in-depth review of the most current diagnostic biomarkers of prostate cancer, their role in clinical practice as a means of the early detection and screening for prostate cancer.

Urologiia (Moscow, Russia : 1999). 2017 Dec [Epub]

A V Govorov, A O Vasilyev, A A Shiryaev, S O Sukhikh, A V Sidorenkov, A V Pushkarev, D I Tsiganov, D Yu Pushkar

Department of Urology, A.I. Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, Moscow, Russia.