As the peak body in Australia, PCFA is dedicated to reducing the impact of prostate cancer on Australian men, their partners, families and the wider community.



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Role of pathology in prostate cancer

Early diagnosis of prostate cancer is extremely important to achieve a good clinical outcome. Blood tests and biopsies performed by pathology are a crucial part of the diagnostic process. Blood tests are also crucial for guiding treatment and monitoring progress.

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Graeme’s story



Graeme Woolridge is alive today thanks to pathology. A routine blood test at his GP in 2009 triggered a cascade of investigations that identified an aggressive form of prostate cancer at age 47.

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