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... Seeing those PSA results helps. ... (8 replies)
... I had the second appointment with UCLA MD and first after bone scan. The scan was at Hoag Hospital in Irvine, cA. I think he said he was going to order another scan in a few weeks. ... (4 replies)
... I had urine tested and was normal. So can I rule out infection as the cause? ... (5 replies)

... cancerous prostate will produce about .1 units of cancer for every cc of cancer, in other words, one tenth. Therefore, a prostate of 35 cc would account for a PSA based on healthy cells of about 3.5, and you are well below that. Another rule of thumb uses a factor of .067 for every cc, so 35 cc X . ... (5 replies)
... The continued decline in your PSA to 0. ... (1 replies)
... for hair loss. It seems to have worked and I didn't really lose more. ... (3 replies)
... That PSA monitoring program looks sound, but I'm puzzled about the urologist's statement that you would have to live with the side effects of BPH. ... (34 replies)
PSA 200 to 8
Aug 24, 2016
... That is a wonderful drop from 200 to 8 in your father's PSA! It indicates he is having an excellent drop due to the drug, and than means the cancer is also reducing in size. ... (4 replies)
... I haven't hear of Rapaflo or Silodosin 8, but they are likely fine drugs as I am just not very knowledgeable about blockage issues other than knowing that finasteride and dutasteride can help. ... (34 replies)
Rise in PSA
Jul 23, 2016
... I'm glad you found the Board, and hope you get several responses. ... (9 replies)
... prostate cancer. In simple terms, that amounts to around 5 or fewer bone mets, and soft tissue mets that are not too widely spread. With more than 5 bone mets, the cancer tends to be more aggressive, in current thinking. ... (2 replies)
... Had to retake a PSA test because of a botched lab mistake and that was before I was taking finasteride. When I retook the test I had been on finasteride for 2 weeks and the PSA came back at 2.5 which is lower than the 3. ... (1 replies)
... but they aren't likely to detect any when your PSA is as low as yours. ... (3 replies)
... I can't get a good feeling for how extensive the cancer may be and or how truly aggressive. ... (3 replies)
... I have just read your latest post today and Allen's response. Allen covered the key points, and I see it as he does. I want to add further emphasis to just one point. ... (8 replies)
... to the combo of Zoladex and bicalutamide? ... (3 replies)
... I've just read your latest post and Baptista's thorough reply that covers important points. ... (14 replies)
... As I thought about it, you did not mention that your prostate is enlarged or that you have urinary symptoms, which I was, perhaps erroneously, assuming. Finasteride and alpha1 blockers relieve urinary symptoms and have never been recommended prophylactically in their absence. ... (29 replies)
... from docking with and fueling the prostate cancer cells. ... (7 replies)
... Jim, you're response was awesome and much appreciated! ... (7 replies)


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