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... ice about the negative MRI I'm still at a loss at why my psa is elevated. My last PSA went down half a point after 5 months. My urologist did say I have a very large prostate, there were no signs of infection or signs of cancer. ... (14 replies)
... commendation is to now have shorter intervals for the PSA monitoring. Every 3 months and if the PSA remians elevated to repeat a biopsy. He told me I did have a large prostate and will have to live the symptoms of BPH. No imflamation or infection was evident. ... (14 replies)
... Just reporting in to say I had my mpMRI after getting back from an amzing trip in Europe. I'm awaiting results from my Uro to try to explain why PSA is so elevated. My last PSA saw it go down just a little after a 5 month wait . I have a large prostate (around 70CC) and BPH symptoms along with 1 negative biopsy under my belt so now we hope the MRI can figure all this out. ... (14 replies)

... those numbers are the prostate Height, length, and width in cm that I know from the CT scan result's . ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for the input, I have a Urologist appointment in two weeks. according to the measurements the prostate is fairly large. ... (5 replies)
... that is quite important unless the original pathology work was done by an expert in prostate cancer. Hopefully that fairly low PSA of 4.4 is matched by a stage of 1 or 2, as I expect based on the approach taken. ... (1 replies)
... nd may cause a decrease in erectile function, but for the vast majority of us it has no such effects at all. Dr. Klotz has researched it some, especially in his large group of active surveillance patients, so it is likely that Toronto area doctors are well aware of its role. ... (14 replies)
... and while their opinions were about the same, there is a large disparity in experience levels. ... (4 replies)
... did not think the added information from a mpMRI would change anything in the context of the thorough radiation that was planned, including radiation beyond the prostate to the pelvis. ... (14 replies)
... There are fairly new scans that are highly effective in determining whether there is spread of prostate cancer to soft tissue, including lymph nodes, throughout the body. ... (1 replies)
... done active surveillance is highly effective. It gives the patient extra time before treatment is needed, if it is ever needed. A large proportion of patients on AS never need treatment! ... (1 replies)
... The nurse at our urologist's office told me that most older men have some form of prostate cancer. ... (8 replies)
... Gleason score from your biopsy. The header at the top of this message board shows how to get an independent evaluation by Johns Hopkins, one of the leaders in prostate research. My older brother had a PSA that went up by .25 every year as a very steady increase. When it got to 4. ... (6 replies)
... I had an endorectal MRI at 1.5T. The rad there at this large world known cancer center told me they have not had good luck with the 3T endorectal coil. Too many artifacts. They have three 3T machines. ... (18 replies)
... I think that you can do well in returning home the soonest for such a short travel period. You will be given and taking pain killers for three days. If that much worried, I would recommend you to prefer for having a family member accompany you than rather stay an extra night out. Be confident. ;) (2 replies)
... I am getting an MRI and then a prostate biopsy at a large cancer center in another state. ... (2 replies)
... nk they are doing a good job but it is reasonable to use testosterone gel and monitor PSA. I had stage T2B Gleason 7. Concern was possibly beyond borders of both prostate lobes. I had 46 or 47 external radiation treatments. That damaged my large intestine permanently.I have diarrhea daily.Take Lomotil daily. This is 9 yrs later. ... (12 replies)
... Aspirin and Statin Nonuse Associated With Early Biochemical Failure After Prostate Radiation Therapy. ... (13 replies)
... some patients under careful, savvy medical management, are able to supplement with testosterone to recover from the side effects while not unduly fueling their prostate cancers. If you choose to try that, I suggest a doctor who is expert in intermittent hormonal therapy and who will insist on careful monitoring. ... (4 replies)
... in which you asked about Celebrex for prostate cancer and experiences with it. I thought Celebrex deserved its own thread, so here goes. ... (1 replies)

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