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Thank You in advance. I am 66 y o Caucasian. 2 negative
Hi and Thank You in advance. I am 66 y o Caucasian. 2 negative biopsies. PSA = 9.51, Free PSA = 23% Weight = 60 gms, DRE negative, 4K score = 3 (%). Recently 69 y o brother had 4K of 21, 14/16 biopsie… read more
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I am 66 y o. Since 50, my PSA has drifted upward from 1.0 to
I am 66 y o. Since 50, my PSA has drifted upward from 1.0 to 9.54. Two biopsies were negative. Weight upon ultrasound = ~ 60 grams. I just received the 4K result of 3%. (Also, Free PSA was 23%). The 4… read more
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I just got back my results from the 4K test and it was 12%.
I just got back my results from the 4K test and it was 12%. My urologist recommended it because my father died of an aggressive prostate cancer. I've been taking Finasteride(5mg daily)and tamsulosin(.… read more
Dr. David
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I just turned 60. My PSA for the last ten years has gone up
I just turned 60. My PSA for the last ten years has gone up and down from 6-20. I have had 4 biopsies. The second one they found 10% of one core had cancer. That was 5 years ago. I also had an MRI whi… read more
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I am male 68, 68 inches, 235 lbs. I take tamsulosin daily .4
I am male 68, 68 inches, 235 lbs. I take tamsulosin daily .4 PSA historically 2.5 or less, In 10/14 spiked to 6. urologist tested free PSA,result 12.7%. Did 12 point biopsy came in negative. PSA weigh… read more
Dr. Y.
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5 years ago I had a biopsy cause my psa was 4.2 about 2
5 years ago I had a biopsy cause my psa was 4.2 about 2 years later I had another which was negative after 16 years my PSA has gone from 4.2 to 5.7 they want to do another biopsy I do not want to have… read more
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My psa has gone up from 4,6 to 5.7 in 5 years I have had 2
My psa has gone up from 4,6 to 5.7 in 5 years I have had 2 biopsy and both where negative I also have BPH they are wanting to do another biopsy, I do not want another also my first PSA was 4.1 16 year… read more
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During my visit to my Urologist my latest PSA rating went
During my visit to my Urologist my latest PSA rating went from 6.5 to 11.2 in a six month period. I have my PSA levels tested every six months I have had BPH for twenty years and have had four biospsy… read more
Dr. Tharun
Dr. Tharun
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My PSA result was 9.9. I have had two biopys both were
My PSA result was 9.9. I have had two biopys both were nagative. I had been taking finastride for Bph but stop taking it Sept of this year because of the side effects. My Psa readings have never been … read more
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Off to get a prostate biopsy in a week, My PSA has bounced
Off to get a prostate biopsy in a week, My PSA has bounced around a lot over the last few years, now at 5.2 from 3.9 a year ago (as high as 9.0 at 2 years ago). Digital exam shows nothing. Accompanied… read more
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I am a healthy 47 year old male. Approximately 7 years ago
I am a healthy 47 year old male. Approximately 7 years ago my GP examined my prostate and told me she thought it felt a little hard on one side and felt a slight undulation. With that said, she did a … read more
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My husband is 62. His father had prostate cancer at age 67.
My husband is 62. His father had prostate cancer at age 67. My husband's psa was .6 in 2008 and 2009, .7 in 2010, 1.0 in 2011 and 1.8/2.0 in 2012. He just had a free psa test and it was 55.5. He has n… read more
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I am seeking a second opinion: I had blood drawn yesterday
I am seeking a second opinion: I had blood drawn yesterday for several tests including the PSA. I just got the results back via the internet this morning and wonder if I should be concerned. My PSA me… read more
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My PSA is high, and has risen over time. The last test six
My PSA is high, and has risen over time. The last test six months ago was 8.5 However, my prostate was estimated at about 100 cc, and I have had very severe prostatitis, both of which, I was told, can… read more
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My GP recommended that I see a urologist in Dec. 2009
My GP recommended that I see a urologist in Dec. 2009 because my PSA elevated to a 5.1. The urologist did a biopsy it came back negative for malignancy. A 6 mo followup was scheduled. June 2010 PSA ca… read more
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Further to my last question, i had an infection on my
Further to my last question, i had an infection on my prostate which was treated over 2 months with special anti biotics (1 Year ago). I have just had another check up PSA and urine test, my PSA is st… read more
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My husband is a 70 year old African American male and has
My husband is a 70 year old African American male and has had a high psa for five years. He has had three biopsies in the last six years that showed no cancer. The urologist said he has BPH and that b… read more
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I was diagnosed with BPH 3 years ago after a biopsy. I lost
I was diagnosed with BPH 3 years ago after a biopsy. I lost my job and insurance and took the prescribed flomax and avodart for only about 2 MONTHS. In fact 2 YEARS prior I had another biopsy that als… read more
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