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... he estrogen, which men make from testosterone and is needed to protect BMD, is sharply reduced, and that can lead to thinning of bones. Fortunately, there are a number of medications that are excellent at preserving BMD. ... (3 replies)
... I'm hoping you will get some helpful and reassuring information here from a number of us. ... (1 replies)
... I take statins for High Blood pressure, I hear that may hold back a higher number. I was very shocked at my results, with low psa, but I knew that PSA testing is not the only thing to look at for Pc. The positive DRE and the presents of a nodule was the killer I guess. but still shocked at the results. ... (10 replies)

High PSA level 56
Nov 30, 2012
... what the total would be. but it seams more promising to us than what we first thought. Also, could the inflamation on the left side cause some of the elevated psa number? ... (17 replies)
... It seems clear that normal levels of testosterone are required to keep healthy prostates healthy. Prostate cells have a large number of androgen receptors on them. Testosterone and DHT, another androgen, activates them. ... (13 replies)
... to indicate that the treatment has been successful. The logic is that "No prostate then No high PSA". ... (14 replies)
... You'll need to clarify what you mean by a "high BPH number" and "low PSA number". ... (2 replies)
... what does a high BPH number mean and low PSA (2 replies)
... up at all at night. I do have to make a mad dash to the toilet when I do arise. It is somewhat frustrating, but I am just thankful that the cancer is gone, the PSA number is 0 and I still have a life. ... (58 replies)
... The reason that exercise and sexual activity prior to PSA testing might not have been mentioned is that studies have failed to support the theory that this can affect PSA results. ... (58 replies)
... with a PSA result of 29. The morning before my test I ran an easy seven miles but it was hot and humid. Two weeks later I was retested and the PSA level was 24. The morning of the second test I ran 2.4 miles on a nice morning. Two years ago my PSA was 9. I missed one year of testing. ... (9 replies)
PSA almost doubed
Aug 17, 2016
... negative biopsy we have to get to the bottom of this elevated PSA. My last PSA went down by half a point after a number of months but it is still higher than it has ever been. Chronic prostatitis may be a culprit but better to find out for certain. ... (22 replies)
... Yes I has a similar experience when i was 36 my doctor accidentaly checked the PSA box during blood work and it came back 3.3. ... (3 replies)
... Various activities can increase your PSA number temporarily, like riding a bicycle, sex or a change in diet. It's an imperfect test that often leads to a false positive. So I wouldn't worry too much. ... (3 replies)
... follow the uro's advice. It is stillthe best method for confirming. i had mine done and discovered that I had prostate cancer. Now they have fusion guided at a number of clinics. ... (5 replies)
Worry for us
Nov 26, 2014
... or an 8 or 9. I was told that the PSA number is a good marker for an optimistic prognosis. That is not a high PSA number. The tiny bump is probably more worrisome to the doctor. As a layman I would think good thoughts wince the main suspicion is a "tiny" lump. ... (3 replies)
Prostate confusion
Apr 15, 2014
... search...might give me some questions to ask my doctor if I was in your shoes. You probably already know the answers to the questions. I would wonder what the PSA f was? ... (6 replies)
High PSA level 56
Nov 23, 2012
... I know... 56 is a discouraging number and everything I read people are posting cancer results and their number is much much lower. We go from being OK to feeling absoultely sick over this. ... (17 replies)
High PSA level 56
Nov 23, 2012
... PSA of 56 is a high number. With that said, its better to have a clean ultrasound, than one that is showing nodules. So try to stay positive. ... (17 replies)
... Hi, KCON, saw your reply to Byran, very informative! I am a 57 years old Chinese, my recent rountine check with the PSA going up from 4.28 to 7.20 to around 10.39 from early 2011 to Feb 2012. ... (3 replies)


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