Prostatic Cancer: Epidemiology and Etiology

  • C. Bouffioux
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 53)


Cancer of the prostate is a very common disease in western Europe and in the United States: it is one of the leading causes of death from cancer in man. However, the incidence of the disease is sometimes controversial due to a confusion in terminology and methods of statistical computation.


Prostatic Cancer Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Herpes Simplex Virus Type Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy Prostatic Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Bouffioux
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  1. 1.Univeristy of LiègeLiègeBelgium

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