Overall 5-year relative survival rate
for prostate cancer among African
Americans is 98% compared to 100%
80% of AAÕs are diagnosed in local or
So morbidity is an equally important
outcome of interest.
Hayat, M.J., et al.,
Cancer statistics, trends, and multiple primary cancer analyses from the Surveillance,
Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program.
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