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Experience:  I am fellowship trained specializing in general urology and reconstructive urology.
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I just had 2 PSA tests and the results were 25 and 27 even

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I just had 2 PSA tests and the results were 25 and 27 even though I had my prostate removed surgically 15 years ago. How is that possible?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 1 year ago.
Yes. This is possible if you have a recurrence of the cancer. Prior to these readings, when was your last PSA draw and what was the level?