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... t know, and what I think. ... (12 replies)
... Joining, especially with a Gleason 8, 9 cores positive, and that elevated PSA that now is clearly mostly due to cancer, means your life is going to be different from now on, and sometimes will be burdensome and difficult. ... (12 replies)
... Hi Shellsb and welcome to the Board! ... (12 replies)

... Those PSA values look pretty stable over 10 months, though elevated of course, and up from that fairly reassuring 2.6 level three years ago. From what you describe, I can see why your doctor was focusing on an infection as the cause. ... (8 replies)
... Prostatitis includes both infection and inflammation of the prostate. ... (8 replies)
... I know a prostate infection can raise PSA levels. Does anyone know if an infection can effct the Free PSA levels also? ... (8 replies)
... My PSA has been in the 4.45 10 month ago from one lab and the 2nd lab was 5.4. Last week I went to two labs again in two days. 4.7 from one lab and 5.1 from the second lab. It was It was 2.6 three years ago. I am 55. I had a free PSA done this time at only one lab and it was 13. ... (8 replies)
... s as well. Have you confirmed that you have an infection ? ... (8 replies)
... JIM and ROCK... The doc said my prostate was nice and small when he felt it 9 months ago. I am going to ask about a PSA3 test. ... (8 replies)
... Hey builder I was in your shoes up until yesterday. I had my biopsy and the build up to it was the worst of it all. Also my psa has crept up over the past 3 years. It started at 2.7 and last sep. it was 3.7, so doc put me on finasteride and in June it was 3.0 so. ... (8 replies)
... A testing can raise a "red flag" for you to look into what's going on, but it is not "specific" to prostate cancer...that means that other things can cause one's PSA level to rise, and elevated PSA does not specifically mean one has prostate cancer. ... (12 replies)
Elevated PSA
Jun 17, 2009
... You've already had some excellent comment from kcon and daff, so I'll just add a few additional points. ... (5 replies)
... Regarding an infection causing elevated PSA, I'm almost certain that it is a prostate infection and not an infection elsewhere. ... (8 replies)
... Does it make more sense to check PSA in the coming weeks in another lab rather than wait until June 21? ... (44 replies)
... ROCK...a biopsy with a PSA under 4? ... (8 replies)
Elevated PSA
Dec 14, 2018
... Here are leads to some medical research papers on infection and PSA. ... (2 replies)
... That's an example of our taxpayer dollars at work, hard at work in my opinion, and we ought to get our money's worth. I just searched with " prostatitis AND elevated PSA " and got 98 hits. If you click on the blue hypertext titles of papers, you will see descriptions of the research and the findings. ... (2 replies)
Elevated PSA
Dec 13, 2018
... Hi bps and welcome to the Board! ... (2 replies)
... which responded to hospitalization and IV antibiotics. Last episode 4 months ago. Understand that this can elevate psa. Now have psa 19 and free psa 4. ... (2 replies)
Elevated PSA
Dec 13, 2018
... I had my annual physical and my PSA was 11.7. I'm 63 and prior years were .5 and .4. My Dr is referring me to a urologist. ... (2 replies)

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