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Table 2 PSA levels for subjects in the screenings of 2004, 2005 and 2006, cases of PCa found, and their Gleason scores.

From: Population based prostate cancer screening in north Mexico reveals a high prevalence of aggressive tumors in detected cases

PSA levels (ng/ml) 2004 screening 2005 screening 2006 screening
  Number of subjects in this range PCa cases in this range* Gleason Scores Number of subjects in this range PCa cases in this range* Gleason Scores Number of subjects in this range PCa cases in this range* Gleason Scores
0.1 – 4.0 620 1 7 175 0 - 29 0 -
4.1 – 8.0 53 2 7,8 22 0 - 5 0 -
8.1–12.0 10 4 7,8,6,9 6 0 - 4 1 8
> 12.0 14 6 7,9,7,9,9,8 9 1 9 1 0 -
Total 697 • 13 - 212 † 1 - 39 1 -
  1. • PSA could not be measured for 12 subjects due to insufficient blood sample.
  2. † PSA could not be measured for 13 subjects due to insufficient blood sample.
  3. * Prostate cancer cases found only within the 55 biopsies performed in these screenings.