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... Went to the Urologist today to meet about my latest PSA score. He recommended that the next step after slightly lowered but still high PSA was to do an MRI before ordering another biopsy. I understand that this would be a targeted biopsy in the event the MRI shows suspicious areas. ... (10 replies)
PSA almost doubed
Aug 16, 2016
... came back good except I have one minor area of hardening of the arterial wall. So good news for the most part. This guy is really thorough full well knowing the high PSA is still nothing to just ignore, because of my age and still having something to worry about he is ordering genomic testing done on the last biopsy I had. ... (22 replies)
... I haven't hear of Rapaflo or Silodosin 8, but they are likely fine drugs as I am just not very knowledgeable about blockage issues other than knowing that finasteride and dutasteride can help. ... (10 replies)

... Hi again Max. You're welcome, and I'm glad to help. It's a pay-it-forward deal for most of us, and we are happy to do it. Regarding the 4K test: I'm hoping you get some replies from some men who have used this test (not me), but I can offer only information based on research. It really looks good in research, probably enough for a lot of us to consider the $395 cost... (10 replies)
... thumb to estimate the amount of PSA produced by healthy cells. One is that each cc of healthy tissue will produce 0. ... (10 replies)
... grade cancer and knock back high grade cancer, but it rarely knocks out the latter. ... (5 replies)
PSA almost doubed
Jul 26, 2016
... I wanted that scan so we could pinpoint the cancer, but I had already had to other very sensitive scans, and my doctors could not justify the mpMRI in light of the information we already had. ... (22 replies)
... in 2013. My PSA since radiation has never exceeded "less than 0.05", which is remarkably low. I am doing very well. ... (9 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)


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