Men who could be cured of more advanced prostate disease may be diagnosed late, some researchers say
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These include tests for colon, breast and cervical malignancies
Strongest benefit seen in most common types of tumors, researchers say
The sooner, the better, researchers found
Better pre-surgical chemotherapy means more of the breast can safely be saved, researchers say
Elderly women will account for growing proportion of cases, study predicts
2010 study led to a change in practice
Blacks, Hispanics more likely to be guided by referrals, health plan limits
Abnormal cells are misidentified in one-fourth of cases, research suggests
But, researchers say more study needed to confirm findings
Review also found raised risk of stroke for some, although timing of use may be a key factor
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