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... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... cancer metastasized to bone is the practical upper limit for any patient with a PSA of below 10. ... (33 replies)
... I think I would consider HIFU only if there were a single low grade lesion in one lobe, with the understanding that I was only buying time until I had to pursue curative therapy. ... (17 replies)
... Just to answer your question his PSA level in april last year which is what started all the investigations in the first place was 12, which we thought was bad, but it seems really low in terms of everyone else's level. ... (7 replies)
... I'll join got in expressing joy in your dad's inspiring response with that very low PSA of 0.04! ... (46 replies)
... it's usually based on something I've heard or read from doctors I follow closely or from published studies, but I have no personal medical authority to back up what I write. ... (4 replies)
... as you have written, "don't ejaculate within 48 hours before blood draw" and "don't do DRE before blood draw." However, I took a peek in to see what report abstracts might be available on this. ... (15 replies)
... a low PSA, and early stage disease, per what is known now. ... (26 replies)
... A lot of people take two PSA data points, draw a line and extrapolate linearly...especially if they are young and only have one, and then two PSA scores to go by. Again, within a limited range, this can be a reasonable approximation. ... (22 replies)

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