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... years ago now. My initial PSA was 113.6, which rose to 125 two weeks later, probably because of a mixed effect of flare from the Lupron and growth of the cancer due to what seems to have been a fairly short PSA doubling time. ... (4 replies)
May 28, 2018
... I was diagnosed with PCA in Oct 2016. PSA 4.3, nothing found during DRE. Biopsy 3 cores with Gleason 6. I participated in a study to see if Enzalutamide was effective in treating early stage PCA. ... (2 replies)
... I am 67 years old right now and my PSA test result were as following, 3/2012 1.60, 6/2014 2.40, 5/2016 4.00, 6/20/2017 4.40, 10/21 2017 4.50 4/7/2018 4.70 MY primary doctor wants me do a ultrasound first before deciding to do biopsy ,He also referred me to see a urologist, but the urologist said ultrasound doesn’t make any sense just waste money ,only 4k score can be... (7 replies)

... s MRI seems to have some of the characteristics of a mpMRI, though obviously at the lower resolution 1.5T than the higher 3T. ... (38 replies)
... f intermittent ADT3 initially with Lupron, Casodex, and finasteride, being around long enough that the medical oncologist who was my key strategist retired, and PSA being monitored with an ultrasensitive test. ... (3 replies)
Deciding Treatment
May 15, 2018
... First of all, your case statistics look excellent, giving you a good shot at success with active surveillance. ... (4 replies)
... About three weeks ago, when I exchanged emails with my father's Urologist, he told me that he is still not sure about the cause of my father's penis pain after the cystoscopy, MRI and biopsy. ... (38 replies)
... I'm 82 years old now, on 5mg of finasterid. ... (3 replies)
... I've read authoritative sources that state as early as 6 weeks but also up to 12 weeks. ... (38 replies)
... My husband is 74 and has Stage 4 Prostate Cancer with mets to the bones. His biopsy results were Gleason 9. ... (4 replies)
Deciding Treatment
May 11, 2018
... palnning on switching urologist cause the one I have does not provide me with much info on what I am facing. However his recommendation is active survallence. PSA and DRE at 3, 6 and 12 months. at 12 months another biopsy. If DRE or PSA show a significant change then a biopsy. ... (4 replies)
... It was a long year since the first PSA test. ... (3 replies)
... A PSA of 4.4 is just on the high side of normal, although it depends somewhat on age. A free PSA of 14.5 is in a "gray" area. If the PSA stays in this range after the Cipro, the doctor may want to do a biopsy. ... (9 replies)
... I'm with James. My PSA was 4. ... (4 replies)
... First off, you should be mindful of the great survival numbers, something that you probably have not paid much attention to until now. This is really very important. ... (9 replies)
... thumb to estimate the amount of PSA produced by healthy cells. One is that each cc of healthy tissue will produce 0. ... (36 replies)
... I tend to come around when here goes. This all started for me in 2011 with a PSA of 4.98. A week later i went to a urologist at NYU and PSA at that time was 5.4. After a course of Cipro it was 4.8. ... (5 replies)
... term or for the rest of their lives. Based on the key but limited information you have posted, at this point you are potentially eligible. ... (8 replies)
... I'm sorry you got one of the short straws, but there is a lot that can be done these days for someone in your situation! ... (3 replies)

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