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Psa 111
Oct 5, 2015
... Also, please note that I am not a medical doctor, just an educated consumer who likes to do research projects and who did a lot of research about PSA test results, PCa, etc. ... (9 replies)
Psa 111
Oct 4, 2015
... A PSA of 111 is high. Cancer is not the only condition that causes a rise in PSA. The other conditions that cause a rise in PSA are benign. So, your father does not necessarily have cancer based just upon his PSA. ... (9 replies)
... I understand good reasoning behind the options you have been given, and, in view of your aggressive kind of prostate cancer, it may be best to just go ahead with the radiation. However, there is more information you could obtain that might make a difference. ... (8 replies)

... ties and differences in our cases. I was diagnosed in December 1999 with a challenging case, though different challenging features than you have. My first ever PSA was 113. ... (8 replies)
Cancer risk?
Oct 7, 2015
... You may already know that prostatitis can make the PSA jump around. It could easily explain a PSA of 16. Of course, it could be cancer. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, about 2 months ago, my biopsy revealed a Gleason 6 score of prostate cancer. Before I jump into my questions, let me first give you my stats and facts. I feel it will help generate some excellent advice. ... (1 replies)
Cancer risk?
Sep 7, 2015
... out. GP put me on cipro for 2 weeks which appeared to clear it up however with some symptoms remaining. He didn't do a DRE for whatever reason but sent me for a psa and urine test a week later. My psa was 16! So I got a referral to a urologist. The DRE he did felt normal if just slightly enlarged to him. ... (1 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)
... 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)
... another rule is to multiply the gland size by .1, which equals a PSA of 1.6 for you. Obviously, benign growth does not account for much of the PSA. ... (10 replies)
... First of all, I am sorry to hear of your husband's diagnosis. I know it is quite a shock. But I am confident he will be ok. I am not speaking as a doctor but as someone who had a similar diagnosis. ... (70 replies)
... I'm reading this after Tom already replied with some important information. I'll add to that, interspersed in an excerpt of your post, in green below. ... (27 replies)
... Hoping someone can help me out with some questions regarding free PSA and the biopsy decision. It appears to me that free PSA typically increases as you get older. ... (1 replies)
... My husband has A PSA of 4.6 and a positive biopsy, Gleason scale 7 and no cancer in the lymph nodes. He is 55 yrs old. ... (5 replies)
Psa of 50
May 20, 2010
... The PSA is a wonderful sentry to alert us that something is going wrong in the prostate, but that "something" is more often, in the case of a high PSA, an infection than it is cancer. ... (8 replies)
... t have PC. You simply have a PSA of 4.4...maybe there is more than what you have written, but I would be only guessing... ... (4 replies)
... High PSA of 17.4 is not unusual in men in their 80's and 90's, but for a 54 year old is suspicious. Quick rise of PSA levels is an indication of cancer. ... (19 replies)

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