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Sex and psa levals
May 28, 2009
... I have also read it will elevate the psa number but I have not viewed any studies as to a specific amount. ... (4 replies)
Sex and psa levals
May 18, 2009
... It has been suggested that having sex before a PSA test will elevate the number. By how much I don't know. For the most accurate reading, you should probably refrain for a few days prior to the test. ... (4 replies)
... since starting ADT. However, the increase is relatively small to draw any conclusion yet, and many reasons other than cancer could be the cause. ... (13 replies)

... seems my prostate would be. I had a bad prostate infection years ago that took two months of antibiotics to clear up. So hopefully it is just a slight infection and nothing else. What I didn't like about the first Uro was he said having sex a day prior to a PSA test will not alter the results. ... (8 replies)
... Regarding ejaculations and PSA, you could go to the great free Government site www.pubmed. ... (9 replies)
... Has your husband had his first PSA test since his surgery? ... (9 replies)
... my husband p.s.a was 45. he had the one injection and he has just been on the hormone tablets only for the last 2 years. p.s.a now 3.9. ... (1 replies)
... Ok guys this is my first post. I'm a 41 yr old in shape 215 lbs male. I have been on TRT since Dec of 2012. I just got a set of labs back and my PSA was 3. ... (1 replies)
PSA Velocity
Jun 28, 2012
... As you most likely know PSA is not the best test there is, but it is an indicator. ... (7 replies)
Rapid PSA rise
Dec 30, 2011
... Hi Bill, and and here's my welcome to the Board! ... (6 replies)
PSA Dropped
Jul 28, 2011
... PSA can also be increased if the blood is taken after a digital rectal exam, or if you had sex before the test, for example. ... (4 replies)
Free PSA low %
Jun 23, 2010
... Hi Jim and welcome to the board! I'll insert some thoughts in green. ... (1 replies)
... Did you say that your blood was drawn for the PSA test shortly AFTER your DRE? ... (2 replies)
Psa
May 5, 2010
... Sounds like you already know the correct answer. Both of those activities will, without question, cause a temporary rise in PSA. The amount of rise in PSA and the timeframes seem to indicate there would have been some effect. ... (1 replies)
... so, as you suggest, results seem to be all over the place. In the future, I will avoid either sex or DRE before psa test. ... (15 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)
... ve both asked and answered most of the questions yourself, in as far as they can be answered at this point. ... (7 replies)
... My PSA went from 1.2 to 6. ... (7 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)
Psa numbers
Feb 12, 2009
... isease but with no enrolled medical education is that an infection or inflammation rather than cancer is causing the increase. Those November numbers look good, and that rapid increase of more than two points just strikes me as too great to be cancer. It could easily be caused by infection or inflammation. ... (34 replies)


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