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PSA Level
May 9, 2008
... That being said, it's not that big of a deal if done right. Some guys take a sedative, although I just gutted it out and drove home...in bumper to bumper traffic for two hours...ouch. ... (20 replies)
... op pathology report, I don't know of any other way to examine your prostate gland. They cut mine out and sent it to the pathology lab. Maybe that's what you need? ... (21 replies)
... The pathology report from last week was all that was done with the initial biospy and the IHC marker test was recommended but not done. My father saw the Urologist yesterday and the IHC marker test was ordered to rule out prostate cancer. ... (44 replies)

Fluctuating PSA
Nov 2, 2012
... My PSA has gone from 4.5 to 14.5 in 5 to 6 years. It has constantly been increasing and decreasing. ... (1 replies)
PSA Level
May 9, 2008
... My husband had his PSA level tested. He said it was .5 above what it should be. Last year it was 3.5 and now it's 4.0. His doctor sent him to a urologist who said his prostate felt fine. ... (20 replies)
... I'm thinking because of my bph it might not be easily detected, I've had a total of 22 sticks so far and might possibly need more, my urologist has said if the psa goes up even though my psa has been all over the place, he'll recommend a third biopsy, I'll know in a couple of weeks. ... (26 replies)
... A free and total PSA is a reasonable clue to check at this point. ... (6 replies)
Rapid PSA rise
Jan 1, 2012
... You are welcome, and Happy New Year to you too! ... (6 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)
... Well, while we're at it....I find it strange that since the orchiectomy my prostate has never been examined. When the PSA started to rise a year or so later, the urologist did a cystoscopy to look for infection and found none. I believe a cystoscopy looks at the bladder. ... (21 replies)
... Thank you so much for such a detailed and helpful reply!! ... (44 replies)
Psa 13.82
Nov 10, 2011
... The fact that your dad was diagnosed with PCa makes you at a higher risk for the disease and so does the same rule apply to your sons, but not all relatives in the same family get PCa. ... (5 replies)
... Likely that you have an infection, and unlikely that you have prostate cancer. ... (12 replies)
... answered your own questions, in as far as they can be answered at this point, and I can only agree with you. ... (7 replies)
PSA levels
May 11, 2009
... my husband had a psa level of 2.9 last year , then had one this year and it was 6. ... (4 replies)
... If prostatitis is from infection, and it can be, then, yes, urine can show signs of infection. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, I was on triple blockade and zometa. Today, I am still getting every 4 month Lupron shots. I am off finasteride and Zometa. Much of the reason is due to the problems I eluded to in October... ... (6 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)
... Sounds like good advice to see a urologist to check things out further. There are some tests, but from what I've read, one can have an infection that's not found easily, and doesn't always get corrected by antibiotics. ... (7 replies)
... wise as the extra prostate tissue puts pressure on the bladder and the urethra. It has no other symptoms than a decreasing bladder capacity and a slowing stream, which is why those urological surveys always ask you about how much you go, how often, stream strength, etc. ... (19 replies)


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