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PSA score
Oct 7, 2010
... I did not know that you should not have sex the night before testing. My psa score came back at 1.4. Is this a false score and if not is this a O K score for a 53 year old? ... (1 replies)
Rapid PSA rise
Dec 30, 2011
... Hi Bill, and and here's my welcome to the Board! ... (6 replies)
... I just always assume that a rise in PSA has a reason. Of course, the others I didn't mention were sex and bike riding but I didn't think those types of reasons would cause a significant or permanent rise. ... (40 replies)

... Your PSA variations are not normal but not unusual too. ... (3 replies)
Max PSA Level
Nov 7, 2009
... I'm responding to your post today, the post right before this one, about your husband's rising PSA and your worry because his dad died of prostate cancer that spread. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, my PSA's are lower than yours and I got 1 biopsy core tested positive for cancer. I am currently doing the watchful waiting thing and on 3 month PSA tests. What the Doc is looking for is consecutive increases in the PSA levels. ... (26 replies)
Psa @ 4.7 ?????
Apr 2, 2006
... Welshterriermom....thanks to you and others for your posts, and info. Over what kind of period did your husbands rise? ... (39 replies)
... cancer, 80 percent involvement with seminal vesicle invasion. Clear bone and lymph nodes via MRI, CT Scan and Prostascint scan. ... (13 replies)
... Congratulations on your low PCA3 score and your 2 negative biopsies. ... (12 replies)
... whether the cancer is indolent or not, most men will decide to treat and endure all the side effects of treatment. Who wants to face the prospect of regret down the road, even if that prospect is minuscule? ... (2 replies)
... which have done well with treatments similar to yours. This does not come free of symptoms and one must be prepared to endure the side effects. ... (5 replies)
... yesterday. I'll put my thoughts in green and use excerpts from your post. ... (27 replies)
... There is some day to day variation in PSA, and that might account for the decrease. However, it's good news that the PSA is not increasing at a rapid clip and may be increasing only slowly if at all. ... (27 replies)
... Hi Brendon and welcome to the board! ... (27 replies)
... I'm glad to see your own new thread, and I'll lead off with some comments in green. ... (23 replies)
Free PSA low %
Jun 23, 2010
... Hi Jim and welcome to the board! I'll insert some thoughts in green. ... (1 replies)
... point rise is my biggest concern. Internist said DRE normal. PSA taken right after DRE. ... (2 replies)
... and third opinion I decided to go with active surveillance, it took me a little while to get my head around the fact that there was cancer in my body and I was doing nothing about it,though I did get into regular exercise and a change of diet,I had monthly psa tests which ranged from 8. ... (0 replies)
... It appars that the PSA went from 1 to 2. ... (4 replies)
... Since the biopsy was negative, you don't have a Gleason score that define which cancer is aggressive, and which is average. Your fear of having "an aggressive cancer" is therefore unwarranted. You don't say how long it took for PSA 1 to jump to 2.5. ... (4 replies)


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