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... Does it make more sense to check PSA in the coming weeks in another lab rather than wait until June 21? ... (38 replies)
Deciding Treatment
May 15, 2018
... many patients with a nodule do well on active surveillance, but it does somewhat elevate the risk of needing treatment at some point, and it also elevates the worth of getting a multiparametric MRI at this point. ... (3 replies)
... f intermittent ADT3 initially with Lupron, Casodex, and finasteride, being around long enough that the medical oncologist who was my key strategist retired, and PSA being monitored with an ultrasensitive test. ... (3 replies)

... I am not sure about the significance of most of the urine test results, except that the presence of bacteria does indicate infection, which is encouraging news when your main worry is cancer. ... (38 replies)
... s MRI seems to have some of the characteristics of a mpMRI, though obviously at the lower resolution 1.5T than the higher 3T. By the way, does he have any ferrous implants that could be affected by the substantially more powerful magnetic field? ... (38 replies)
... For a man of 60 or older, half of men "without clinical evidence of prostate cancer" will have a PSA of just 1.4 or lower, while half of such men will have a higher PSA. ... (3 replies)
... so when you say "high", I think you mean "large. ... (2 replies)
... You'll need to clarify what you mean by a "high BPH number" and "low PSA number". ... (2 replies)
... what does a high BPH number mean and low PSA (2 replies)
... Kcon gave a good description of PSA testing and some reasons why a PSA might not mean cancer. Probably all of those reasons have some meaning for the score of 600 that you are concerned about. ... (3 replies)
... Seems like a very low number to me and I'd be happy. ... (3 replies)
... when leukine fails it does NOT necessarily mean castrate resistance. Leukine failed for us quickly even though initial response was good. If you have a choice, zytiga is working well for us as 2nd line. ... (53 replies)
... cases, extended PLND is done as santdard. Intermediate cases, Gleason score 7, fall into a group that surgeons take other relevant data to consider PLND, such as PSA density and biopsy core involvement. ... (8 replies)
... t have PC. You simply have a PSA of 4.4...maybe there is more than what you have written, but I would be only guessing... ... (4 replies)
PSA Level
May 20, 2008
... The previous posts in this thread have addressed some reasons. Benign enlargement is a frequent cause, though that does not seem to be so for your husband. ... (20 replies)
Prostate biopsy
May 23, 2017
... Your diagnosis of small cell carcinoma prostate cancer and the comment from the biopsy mean that you need to find some especially expert help to deal with this cancer. ... (5 replies)
... more news"..."more GREAT news..." I did not like that FIVE...with all those THREEs....and low PSA...and unremarkable DRE....what is that 5 doing in there. ... (13 replies)
... After 3 PSA results of 5.17, 5. ... (0 replies)
... What does your oncologist say? ... (4 replies)
... s opinion with regards to what chemo can do and I think that you should try to find someone in which the whole family feel comfort. ... (13 replies)

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