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... I will certainly ask the questions you described in your reply to my father's Urologist this week. I will ask about DRE and repeat PSA testing and probably a newer antibiotic for his bacterial infection. ... (38 replies)
... and that typically affects PSA. In fact, infection can affect PSA a lot and fast. It can drive PSA to very high levels. Then, when the infection wanes, the PSA often drops back to normal levels, only to climb again when the infection becomes more active again. ... (38 replies)
... In Oct 2016, his PSA was 0. ... (38 replies)

... PSA level was normal at 2. ... (2 replies)
... ise. Other blood tests are often helpful before going ahead with a biopsy, though age is a factor. If you are young, say younger than about 50, that's a pretty high PSA. If you are in your 70s or older, that PSA is on the low side of normal. ... (3 replies)
... I am going to have a blood draw on Monday for a free psa so that I have that result when the urologist examines me on the 26th. ... (58 replies)
... Catching the cancer early is the best cure. Like sparky0911 mentions, biopsies aren't fun, but it gives you valuable information. My PSA was 12, I had a normal DRE and no symptoms. I had a biopsy done and it came back cancer positive in 2 of the 10 sites. ... (58 replies)
... st time poster. 66 yr old male with BPH and 20 yr history of prostate PSA averaging 2.5. ... (0 replies)
Psa 13.82
Nov 10, 2011
... I did have a DRE and it came up negative. The UTI has been totally clear for over three weeks now. My prostate looked normal on the ultrasounds with no sign of enlargement. ... (5 replies)
PSA anxiety
Mar 20, 2011
... risk type. The first fact is that your PSA is well under 10. The second is that you are not seeing a rise of more than 2.0 in a year. ... (10 replies)
PSA anxiety
Mar 20, 2011
... My PSA has gone from 2. ... (10 replies)
First PSA 15.2
Jan 17, 2011
... The score that's driving the concern in your case is that PSA of 15. If there might be some infection involved, which would also likely boost PSA independent of cancer, that could alter the picture a lot. ... (13 replies)
If 4.5 psa
Mar 27, 2009
... or to a combination of some of these. You are probably most worried about prostate cancer with that PSA of 4.5, but cancer is not the most likely cause. While such a PSA is in the zone of concern, it is not a very high PSA. ... (1 replies)
... An infection or inflammation can drive PSA into the 50s, though my layman's impression is that that is not usual. ... (6 replies)
... I was, following the biopsy, ejaculating dead blood for the better part of three months following the procedure. The next PSA test spiked to 5. ... (0 replies)
... I was, following the biopsy, ejaculating dead blood for the better part of three months following the procedure. The next PSA test spiked to 5. ... (0 replies)
... was prescribed and a bioposy was scheduled for the 7th week. So, 6 weeks from now he gets another PSA to see if it's down. If not a biopsy will be performed on the 7th week. ... (14 replies)
... If you're really concerned, have your urologist run a free PSA test which is more indicative of cancer. ... (1 replies)
... I'm 53, for the last few years my PSA has been between 1. ... (1 replies)
... lower risk of PCa. However I'm not finding anything about rapid onset BPH, but plenty on high PSAV. ... (2 replies)

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