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Old 11-23-2012, 07:35 AM   #15
Chas Tennis
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Originally Posted by El Diablo View Post
^^ autopsies are seldom done any more because of CT and MRI -- people rarely die now without knowing what's going on inside them. But old autopsy data showed a remarkably high percentage of elderly men had prostate cancer they never knew about. Prostate cancer that develops after age 65 tends not to be very aggressive. And prostate cancer remains a source of considerable mortality.
I should have qualified - these are simply autopsies of deceased males. Research the numbers.
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