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Diagnosed with cyst in prostrate, enlarged prostate, normal psa, has burning urination, prescribed antibiotics, advised sonography. Serious?

my father is detected with a cyst in prostate of inhomogeneous echotexture, prostate is enlarged and when advised a psa the levels were in normal range, he is suffering from burning urine problem with some pus cells in his urine, doctor has prescribed for a 20 days antibiotic course and then repeat sonography , can you guide us, i hope nothing like a cancer, please advise
Asked On : Thu, 20 Sep 2012
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Radiologist 's  Response
HI, welcome to HCM
PSA is wihtin normal range so it os not a cancer , so dont worry about that.
Inhomogeneous echotexture, enlarged prostate with pus cells and normal PSA points towards a infective pathology like abscess formstion in prostate after UTI.
Your doctor is on right traclk and you also continue with antibiotics.
Dont worry and do repeat scan definately.
Thanking you.
Answered: Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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