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... about the prospects for hormonal blockade. As usual, I'll insert some thought in green in an excerpt from what you said. I'll repeat my thanks to you and all who have expressed such kind and warm thoughts. ... (27 replies)
... After seeing two more doctors yesterday, I have a more complete picture of my Dad's PC, and his test results. And I will try to relate the options they gave us, although very confusing. ... (31 replies)
Prostate up & Down
Jul 19, 2009
... I was toward the end of a vacation from the heavy duty hormonal blockade drugs used to control my challenging case of prostate cancer, and my PSA had been gradually rising toward the target point of 10 that my doctor and I were using as the trigger to restart the heavy duty drugs. It had risen from 7. ... (6 replies)

... Sounds similar to my experience. All of the PSA tests. ... (4 replies)
... Tim, Do you know the history of the PSA readings? ... (15 replies)
... Had an elevated PSA 9 months ago 4.7...Urologist did 18 core Biopsy...negative, but told me to keep an eye on PSA. I have had bouts of prosatitis and thought I was having a bout then...antibiotics did lower PSA to 3.5...still a bit high for 57 year old male thus the biopsy... ... (4 replies)
... It's clear that you are almost comfortable with robotic surgery, but I sense you are still not completely comfortable with it. Because of that, and because you may be making decisions based on some misimpressions, I'll add some comments. ... (3 replies)
... Hiya OTS. Before getting into the important weeds of your question, don't you think it wise to repeat your last PSA test? ... (13 replies)
In complete shock
Jun 14, 2012
... I saw my doctor today. He can't understand teh high PSA value either. Post biopsy, the gland size was estimated to be 22cc. The gland that went to pathology was 19CC. ... (35 replies)
Prostate Biopsies
Jun 16, 2008
... I just did some reading on what's high and low for the free PSA reading to reeducate myself on this. In this case a higher percent is better, as you know. ... (18 replies)
... I think AS is a great option for you. NCCN hospitals, most of the top cancer centers in America, now include AS as a recommended therapy for all men with low risk PC, regardless of age. ... (20 replies)
Help Me Please!!!!
Jun 13, 2012
... perhaps it is because he has prostate cancer in his family his father and uncle...and was advised to have PSAs done every two years or every year. The PSA has come under attack from time to time. ... (9 replies)
... ll backtrack to the beginning of my journey. In late May I had a routine physical with my family doctor. ... (10 replies)
Newly diagnosed
Feb 9, 2016
... old man. November 2015 First psa 4. ... (6 replies)
Gleason 8-10
Apr 4, 2006
... ct of pelvis was clear prior to surgery? ... (87 replies)
... Thanks for your comments Jim. I won't repeat my deliberations in this thread except to say that after speaking with a radiation oncologist, I discounted radiation as a choice for me. ... (3 replies)
... sensitive PSA test since you have three digits. ... (139 replies)
... I too had a challenging case, fairly similar to what you outline, and I have become a huge believer in the value of such patient empowerment! ... (7 replies)
... th Dr. Thompson at UTSA Health Science Ctr last week. It went well, we talked thoroughly about my status and options along with DRE, etc. He was open about all of my options, but is quite supportive of AS as an appropriate option in my case and that's where I'm heading now. ... (20 replies)
... If it were not for that ProstaScint result, you could still have some basis for thinking that your bouncing PSA could be the often encountered "PSA bounce" after radiation therapy, especially after seeds. ... (18 replies)

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