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Newly diagnosed
Apr 18, 2016
... I was diagnosed with PC July of 2015. My PSA hovered around high 1's and low 2's for several years having no abnormalities with the standard DRE. Last spring my PSA elevated substantially to 4.5. DR requested that I do a free to total a week later and it rose to low 5's at which point he suggested a biopsy. ... (6 replies)
Avodart Forever ?
Feb 15, 2016
... I used to have PSA readings as high as 6.0 until my doctor prescribed Avodart 0.5 mg capsules daily. ... (1 replies)
Newly diagnosed
Feb 10, 2016
... If you mean a medium sized "c", yes, your husband has fortunately had what appears to be smart care that has provided some useful evidence. First, that PSA of 4. ... (6 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)
Psa 111
Oct 7, 2015
... current PSA is less than 0. ... (9 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)
PSA and Biospsy
Aug 15, 2007
... I feel for you! PSA is such a crummy indication! Thankfully, new tests are coming out that are much better indicators of PC. ... (14 replies)
... A high PSA reading like 25 is reason to become concerned but this reading does not, by itself, indicate prostate cancer. There are many things that can raise the PSA level. A high PSA reading is a very good reason to see a urologist. ... (58 replies)
... Prostate cancer in most cases will have no symptoms, but if it is caught early it's cure rate with any of the treatment modalities is very high. ... (58 replies)
... Everyone is different, but as with Itz I found being informed was very important for me. ... (14 replies)

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