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... ROCK...a biopsy with a PSA under 4? ... (8 replies)
... I would explore with your urologist the causes of high PSA other than cancer. ... (1 replies)
Elevated PSA
Jun 17, 2009
... in three months. If the PSA level increased substantially, I would want a biopsy. If it increased only slightly or stayed the same, I think I would want a PCA3Plus test. If it decreased, I think I would go for another PSA test in another three months, maybe six months. ... (5 replies)

Elevated PSA
Jun 15, 2009
... I just got a full compliment of blood work done by my primary doc and the report shows a PSA of 4.7, up from 3.6 six months ago. Six months prior to that it was 3.9 so it has been going up and down. ... (5 replies)
PSA and Biospsy
Aug 17, 2007
... I will not ramble, but I am stlll looking for those that may have or have had an elevated PSA from biopsy? ... (14 replies)
... In my opinion, it is better to be safe than sorry. My advice to you would be to take the biopsy. If you have any concerns the best way to deal with it, would be to discuss it with your Doctor. Good luck! (8 replies)
... onditions that were affecting my quality of life, conditions that he could have easily told me to grin and bear. after i told him that worring about my slightly elevated PSA was bothering me, he said that further PSA tests would likely not alleviate my worry, and he'd send me to a urologist to discuss a biopsy if i wanted. ... (8 replies)
... your age, family history, lack of most symptoms associated with prostate cancer, and an alternate explanation for slightly elevated PSA. You are doing all of the right things. Keep paying attention, but don't let anxiety carry you away. I'm sure you'll be fine over time. ... (6 replies)
Psa @ 4.7 ?????
Apr 2, 2006
... That is a huge leap your PSA took from 03 to 04. Any leap like that in your PSA should be investigated throughly. I don't want to scare you but this big increase happened 2 years ago.. ... (39 replies)
Psa @ 4.7 ?????
Apr 2, 2006
... I have looked back over my last several PSA results.... ... (39 replies)
... This time he had a PSA done which was 1.970. Next to this value it says his results are high. ... (5 replies)
Apr 23, 2004
... Sounds like the doctor is doing everything right. A slightly elevated PSA isn`t that bad. And just "feeling something" unusual isn`t the end of the world either. Mens prostates become enlarged all the time and many times they will become enlarged on just one side and not both. Possibly the Urinary Trac Infection spread to the prostate and needs to be treated with... (2 replies)
Fluctuating psa
Aug 29, 2017
... It strikes me as odd that the doctor took blood for the PSA test after the DRE. Like other factors mentioned that can increase PSA, a DRE can also do so. ... (6 replies)
PSA MRI and pain
Nov 17, 2016
... I am 49, and I am looking for help. I had PSA 3. ... (4 replies)
... you had inflammation on last biopsy, so the slightly higher PSA could easily come from that inflammation," and BPH also steadily elevates PSA. ... (5 replies)
A little concerned
Nov 26, 2012
... I have now had 4 PSA tests. ... (30 replies)
... That should reduce your PSA. But if it doesn't, or if it does initially reduce your PSA and then your PSA starts climbing while you're taking finasteride, then it may be time for a biopsy. ... (14 replies)
Biopsy Results
Feb 1, 2011
... tis in a biopsy, though I don't know much about that. However, as subtle and stealthy as prostatitis can be, that finding surely explains some if not all of the elevated PSA. ... (5 replies)
Biopsy Results
Feb 1, 2011
... t. And again he has absolutely no symptoms and a PSA of 5.2. ... (5 replies)
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