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Drug used to treat prostate enlargement may reduce prostate cancer risk

A new study indicates that Avodart (used to treat enlarged prostate) may reduce the risk of developing prostate cancer. The study found that men taking the drug faced a 51% lower risk of prostate cancer.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Yahoo News

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About: Drug used to treat prostate enlargement may reduce prostate cancer risk

Date: 15 October 2004

Source: Yahoo News

URL: http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=571&ncid=751&e=11&u=/nm/20041015/hl_nm/prostate_drug_dc

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