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... However, congratulations on your PSA actually dropping by nearly a point, even with the BPH! ... (1 replies)
... eally reluctant to do the biopsy, there is another test that can go a long way toward clarifying whether there is cancer. It adds information independent of the PSA and free PSA. ... (10 replies)
... Hoping someone can help me out with some questions regarding free PSA and the biopsy decision. It appears to me that free PSA typically increases as you get older. ... (1 replies)

... Hello this is my first post here after getting a standard PSA of 8. ... (2 replies)
... Yes I has a similar experience when i was 36 my doctor accidentaly checked the PSA box during blood work and it came back 3.3. ... (3 replies)
... Various activities can increase your PSA number temporarily, like riding a bicycle, sex or a change in diet. It's an imperfect test that often leads to a false positive. So I wouldn't worry too much. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Howie, I'm responding to your first post that started this thread, and I'll put comments in green. Jim It sure is easier to think about all this when you are not on the firing line yourself, as you are now. (10 replies)
... If a man's PSA level is at the median value or less for his age group, then the risk for prostate cancer is very low.... ... (2 replies)
... Hi Looney, Welcome to the board! :) That's a scary ride that you and your husband have been on these last two years. :eek: :dizzy: You are certainly getting more than your money's worth of anxiety. I'll insert some thoughts in green. Jim You're welcome. Please followup if you have additional questions. I hope you can keep your spirits up during this scarry... (17 replies)
... Say your true PSA was 3. ... (2 replies)
... At least you have good family communication on that score, and you have an excellent PSA track record for comparison and trend watching. ... (1 replies)
... infection and PSA, how PSA behaves when there is infection, and other influences on PSA. If you know all that, skip to "Using PubMed to answer your question. ... (1 replies)
... get that biopsy. It is far from a sure thing that it will reveal cancer, but there are several clues that in combination argue for going ahead now. First, your PSA of 7. ... (1 replies)
... I'm 57. My primary care doctor noted increased velocity in my PSA score, which was 3.9 a week ago, an increase of nearly a full point from early 2010. ... (7 replies)
Psa 4.3
May 12, 2010
... Getting older tends to increase psa. Larger prostate tends to increase psa. Infections, such as prostatitis, can increase psa. ... (1 replies)
... PSA: July 2007 1.7 July 2008 1.6 July 2009 3.3 After receiving my latest PSA results, my PCP recommended that I retest and at the same time suggested that I make an appointment with a Urologist, which I did and comming up in a few weeks My dilema ---if I retest before seeing the urologist (without testing for Free PSA) there are only three potential outcomes. PSA... (10 replies)
... ght have mentioned that drugs for a low thyroid are associated with testosterone levels. I'm not a doctor, but I know how to research issues like this using the free Government website www.pubmed.gov . It's really simple to use, though understanding the gist of the results you get can be difficult. ... (8 replies)
... Most PSA in the blood is bound to serum proteins. A small amount is not protein bound and is called 'free PSA'. ... (2 replies)
... You did not mention whether the doctor commented on infection as a possibility. That could explain a rapid PSA rise. ... (3 replies)
Psa increasing
Jun 21, 2008
... explained PSA from healthy cells, you can explain about 3.4 PSA units. ... (8 replies)


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