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... After surgery, your doctor could require several repeat PSA readings before attempting to logically gauge the situation, and what future approach can be considered. ... (58 replies)
... Hello Thom, Fortunately you have ready access to the wonderful resources at Johns Hopkins. From my savvy layman's perspective, the advice you are getting from your doctors looks right. Infections are often very hard or impossible to pin down, and they typically cause a PSA that will bounce around a bit instead of increasing in that tell-tale pattern that suggests... (2 replies)
... Hi..I'm new to this board and recently posted my summary elsewhere, so won't repeat the detail here. ... (13 replies)

... Did either of you have an ultrasound prior to your biopsies? ... (26 replies)
PSA anxiety
Mar 20, 2011
... risk type. The first fact is that your PSA is well under 10. The second is that you are not seeing a rise of more than 2.0 in a year. ... (10 replies)
... with " prostate cancer AND ultrasensitive AND PSA ", with limits set to "only items with abstracts, Humans, Male, Clinical Trial", to see how many of his cites would be picked up. I got 9 hits, and the titles of Dr. ... (27 replies)
... his PSA is still 1. ... (11 replies)
... My PSA is measured every year . ... (10 replies)
PSA anxiety
Mar 20, 2011
... My PSA has gone from 2. ... (10 replies)
... diagnostic" because "the majority of specimen was deeply adherent to the sponge pad in which it was submitted and did not survive. ... (4 replies)
PSA changes
Jun 8, 2007
... He has not had surgery. The week suggestion was related to the time just before drawing blood for a repeat PSA. ... (12 replies)
... Congratulations to you and your husband on your good news!! I can totally relate to your anxieties and fears on awaiting the outcome of the test. As I have written to you before, our husbands situations and surgery dates were very similiar. Glad to hear his incontinence issue is improving. ... (4 replies)
... Once again, thanks Jim. Yup, my urologist walked into the meeting room and said he liked my latest psa test number. He said we'll keep checking it now every 6 months instead of 3 since the number is going South. ... (36 replies)
... and how aggressive it might be. That's why I'm hoping the psa is down when I get the next result, anytime from now ! ... (13 replies)
... Hello everyone, this is my first post, and my first reach out to community. My question is about the value of repeat biopsies on mild forms of PC. ... (3 replies)
... I'll repeat my post from earlier this month when I last researched HIFU. I suggest you read the references provided. ... (17 replies)
... ard therapy, and at the time I could not see any evidence that that it had been accepted, though I thought so. But I ran across what looks to me like acceptance of AS as a standard therapy by the American Urological Society and thought you would like to know about it. ... (22 replies)
... law's father required 3 biopsies before a positive diagnosis could be made. A prostate biopsy unlike the typical excisional biopsy of a suspicious mass is more chancy because of the nature of prostate cancer. ... (20 replies)
... last time I posted was Apr 29, 2009 seeking advice about hot flashes from HT. Oh, how things have changed. A little background, I was diagnosed Dec. '07, GS9 and PSA 8. I started 3 month injections of Lupron Jan. 08 and Casodex and Avodart Apr. 08. ... (15 replies)
... I should have used a word like "often". I would like to use an analogy of a barn to contain cows that we want to keep confined so they won't mate with bulls roaming outside and reproduce. ... (8 replies)


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