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Prostate Cancer Exams

Physical Examination

Digital rectal examination should be offered annually for all men aged 50 years and older; men aged 45 and older with a family history of prostate cancer in at least one other family member; all African American men aged 45 and older regardless of family history, an men aged 40 and older with a family history of prostate cancer in two or more family members.

Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA)

Annually for men aged 50 years and older; men aged 45 and older with a family history of prostate cancer in at least one other family member; all African American men aged 45 and older regardless of family history, an men aged 40 and older with a family history of prostate cancer in two or more family members.

Disclaimer:

This A-Z list of topics is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers most inpatient and outpatient care that is medically necessary and considered proven. However, there are special rules or limits on certain types of care, while other types of care are not covered at all.

Last Updated 12/6/2013