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... July of last year. Then in Jan .120,Apr .605,May .939, and June 1.079. Bill had 11c acetate pet scan done the 28th of July they did not do a PSA before the scan so don't know if it was up any more. Scan results came back negative. Could his PSA have been too low to give a good reading? ... (1 replies)
... Hi Hope4Happines, I'm coming late to your thread but thought you might want a response as your latest post has gone unanswered. I've read all the posts to date. I'll put some comments in green. (9 replies)
... For a man of 60 or older, half of men "without clinical evidence of prostate cancer" will have a PSA of just 1.4 or lower, while half of such men will have a higher PSA. ... (3 replies)

... held in September 2007, page 40. The source is a table and statement by Dr. William Catalona, a famous prostate cancer and especially a PSA researcher and surgeon, now at Northwestern University in the Chicago, Illinois area. Dr. Catalona is more or less effectively the dean of American urologists. ... (1 replies)
... These days it seems most doctors are using tests that at least go as low as "less than 0. ... (16 replies)
... Sounds like you are taking good care of your health with frequent PSA checks. My older brother had a gradually rising PSA and he was diagnosed with cancer after a biopsy when his PSA was 4.25. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks Allen. In reading some of yours and other posts already I'll probably tweak my vitamin and mineral intake a bit. ... (2 replies)
... et these young doctors walking in who frustrate me with their idea that they know everything and I know nothing. The young doctor told me that .05 is the lowest PSA reading at Princess Margaret Hospital and that that translates to 0. Of course he didn't like that I disagreed with him. ... (6 replies)
... You are doing well to try arresting PSA down with antibiotics. That will tell you if the rise of 10 is suspicious, however, a biopsy should not be delayed in case ciprofloxacin fails. ... (10 replies)
... It appears that the most probable cause is some low grade infection which has caused the high PSA reading. ... (10 replies)
... one has diagnosed me as having prostate cancer yet, however I am very concerned about my rising PSA and have come here looking for advice or comments. ... (17 replies)
... Your sitituation somewhat mirrors my own. My PSA started to rise 15 years ago and my 1st biopsy was done when it reached 4. I had a total of 12 negative biopies over 10 years as my psa consistantly rose to 40. ... (9 replies)
... imperfect" and PC risk exists even at traditionally low PSA values. Some of the statistics are in the AUA document. ... (5 replies)
PSA Readings
Jul 7, 2009
... In Sept 08, on an annual physical exam, by mistake my GP had ordered a PSA test along with a bunch of usual tests. Turns out that my PSA reading was 4.01 which was way too high for somebody of my age. ... (1 replies)
Psa reading
Mar 12, 2009
... Those PSA tests two or three months after the operation, and again after half a year or so, help a lot in confirming that the operation got all the cancer. ... (17 replies)
Psa reading
Mar 12, 2009
... My PSA levels were very low, but the biopsy still came back positive. I had the procedure last Monday. My Dr is saying I need to take 2 more PSA tests. I don't know why. ... (17 replies)
... we are practically hard wired to want to get the thing out or wipe it out as soon as possible. That can be a good thing, and success is highly likely for truly low risk men, though a fair number will have to pay the price of side effects or complications, as you can see from reading posts on this board. ... (7 replies)
Weak Stream
Jan 28, 2009
... you can have that with age, and with either high or low PSA reading. Of course, there is often a slow increase of PSA as we age, so coincidentally there can be an enlarged prostate too. ... (1 replies)
... On the other hand, your latest PSA was 2.52, or lower than the preceding one. ... (3 replies)
... Seems like a very low number to me and I'd be happy. ... (3 replies)


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