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Please tell us what you think about this site.

  • What other information would be useful about prostate cancer for your country?
  • Are there other simple brochures that it would help you to be able to download from this site?
  • How else can we help you to make sure that appropriate iinformation is available for those who need it?
  • Do you want to be able to assist us in developing this site?

Send us your comments using the “Leave a Reply” box below. We really do what to know what you think

2 Responses

  1. I am concerned about the source of the information on prostate cancer in Nigeria.

    I am not aware of any study showing increased risk amongst relatives of cases in Nigeria except this is just a general information on prostate cancer that is believed to apply to all populations.

  2. Dear Dr. Ogunbiyi: Thank you for this comment. We fully understand that detailed studies have not confirmed such information in some countries. However, as far as we are aware, this connection has been clearly demonstrated in every country where it has been studied. You are correct that the current recommendation is based on that information and not on information specific to Nigeria. Do you believe it is inappropriate to make this recommendation on the basis of information that is not country-specific? I am not aware that such studies have been carried out in any African nation as yet.

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