Should I have a blood test to check for prostate cancer (PSA) if I am age 70 or older?
MedHead Confidence Score: 6
Amount Saved: $60 PSA test cost
The USPSTF has found that screening for prostate cancer in any man over age 70 does not justify the costs and risks.
1. https://screeningforprostatecancer.org/ 2. https://www.healthcarebluebook.com/page_ProcedureDetails.aspx?id=697&dataset=lab&g=Prostate-Specific+Antigen+(PSA)