The paradox of a man’s most-feared test, the PSA | Curio

The paradox of a man’s most-feared test, the PSA

14 mins | Nov 10, 2021

Complex, confusing... collective? The prostate-specific antigen test is one of the most lauded tests for prostate cancer. However, it’s also controversial and fraught with uncertainty. Ericka Johnson, a professor of Gender and Society, explores what this specific contemporary prostate angst tells us about how we understand masculinity, ageing, and sexuality.

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