It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Cancer: Prostate Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 41Showing 1 - 20 of 820 for very high psa. (0.214 seconds)


... free PSA is good. ... (5 replies)
... My posting is inspired by a member who wrote he is weary of marketing bs. He seems very informed and will work through the marketing effort that I suppose shapes the published information in a profit based medical system. ... (0 replies)
... (2 replies)

... The PSA is Gs 9 patients is typically not very high because cancerous cells are poorly differentiated producing lesser serum. This marker in his treatment is used to verify progression independently of the level. ... (1 replies)
... My son who is 50 has had a rising psa for a while and is 4.7 at this time. A DRE was negative and of course a biopsy was recommended. ... (0 replies)
... Senator Boxer has tried to get legislation for a better test. The PSA and DRE are not enough. I think doctors used to worry when the PSA was 2...then they worried when it was 4. Now ...I read ...that many don't worry about it. ... (13 replies)
... Not only experienced by patients. Your PSA has been below 3.1 during the time? ... (13 replies)
... Last PSA showed jump in six months from 3.1 to 4.3. ... (13 replies)
... ired to keep healthy prostates healthy. Prostate cells have a large number of androgen receptors on them. Testosterone and DHT, another androgen, activates them. PSA is released by "sick" prostate cells, so you may be right that you don't have enough testosterone to keep them healthy. ... (13 replies)
... That is a very high PSA. But as you already know, it is not too accuate. ... (14 replies)
... surgeon which we did. He was able to diagnose my husbands prostatitis which was the cause for the elevated psa level. ... (17 replies)
High PSA level 56
Nov 30, 2012
... r cores' scores are. It's not an average, if that's what you're thinking. His Gleason 7 would normally put him in the intermediate risk category, except that his high PSA puts him at high risk for recurrence after treatment. ... (17 replies)
High PSA level 56
Nov 23, 2012
... PSA of 56 is a high number. With that said, its better to have a clean ultrasound, than one that is showing nodules. So try to stay positive. ... (17 replies)
Psa 90
Jul 16, 2012
... Staging is based on the DRE and imaging, so if all that was clear he would be T1c. His high PSA and enlarged lymph node may very well be the result of concurrent prostatitis. However his very high PSA puts him in a "high risk" category, irrespective of staging or Gleason grade. ... (7 replies)
... Last week I returned for the 3 mo checkup. PSA was taken prior to visit and the results were unbelievable to the doctor. The PSA was 6.5, 7. ... (11 replies)
... Thank you very much for your reply and all the information on Testosterone. I am going to print your reply and discuss with my Urologist. ... (13 replies)
Psa 300+
Oct 20, 2011
... As you probably know by now, that is a very high PSA, a level that is often associated with detectable metastases. ... (3 replies)
... it was 113.6, which was a shock as I thought 10 was the top number possible. Odds are high that the GP will turn out to be right, but it isn't open and shut. Infection has been known to drive a PSA to over 200, though it is rare. ... (14 replies)
... I just always assume that a rise in PSA has a reason. ... (40 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)


Associated Tags: active surveillance, bone, cancer, prostate, prostate cancer, prostate cancer information, psa, psa levels, psa test

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 41

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:44 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!