Current Urology Reports

, Volume 9, Issue 6, pp 437–440 | Cite as

A 43-year-old African American man with low-risk prostate cancer

Challenging Case
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyUniversity of Miami, Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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