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Suggest treatment for prostate cancer

Diagnosed with prostate cancer: -was not detected by manual exam (several exams) -was detected due ... agressive -Cat scan was clean -Bone scan was clean -Appears hasn't spread yet, but is aggressive -Age 72 ...
 

Can a bone scan detect metastatic prostate cancer?

what questions should I ask ? I have a bone scan test coming, what the worst thing that can happen? Is there a death rate for prostate cancer? My PSA has historically has been around 4,5 also, I have had numerous ...
 

Suggest ideal treatment for prostate cancer

Dear Doctor, Brief: My father, aged 84, diagnosed prostate cancer after biopsy in Sep 2014. 8 out ... Oct 2014) – no metastasis  Bone scan (end Nov 2014)- clear  Flutamide from early Dec 2014 to mid ...
 

Suggest treatment for prostate cancer

had 2 biopsies and rectal mri and a bone scan. Only one biopsy detected cancer, all other tests were ...I am a 55 year old male and was diagnosed with prostate cancer one year ago. this was detected ...
 

What causes prostate cancer?

CT scan Bone Scan Biopsy report PSA reporting For your suggestions About my own Prostate related ...My Fathers Prostate Problem This is XXXX My father(XXXX was detected Prostate Cancer they didn ...
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Suggest treatment for prostate cancer

my prostate cancer has been detected ate rtest result is adonocarcinoma,glean score 3+3/10.age 69 years, psa 18,1 after taking calutide 50 the psa is 7.2 and scan c.t result for bone no abnormality ...
 

Suggest treatment for prostate cancer

I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2009 and had a radical prostectomy completed, PSA dropped ... went up again, I had a bone scan which showed spread to the bones, lupron was started immediately ...
 

How to treat prostate cancer?

Hi Doctors! my brother 52 years old had been diagnosed with prostate cancer 4 weeks ago and had all tests done and MRI bone scan and was told it is inoperable and will have to have hormone replacement ...
 

Suggest treatment for prostate cancer

hya my father is 78 last month diognosed with prostate cancer had mri scan and bone scan cancer ... to rehydrate him stomach swollen with bron fluid getting drained from it had a ct scan done this morning ...
 

How is chemotherapy in prostate cancer ?

the bone scan it was found that the cancer has moved into the backbone.after the bone scan he got 10 cycles ...Dear Doctor , My father is suffering from prostate cancer from last six years.he has been taking ...
 

Suggest treatment for stage 3 prostate cancer

I have had radiation and androgen hormone therapy for stage three (gleason 9) prostate ca. Recent bone scan negative, total testosterone level 18, but rapidly raising PSA (.01 to 9 within six month ...
 

Can Taxotere be taken for prostate cancer?

. Then a recheck of bone scan and CT scan to see if cancer is still outside the prostate. If so, he said radiation ...I was recently diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer. I had two shots of Firmagon on Nov 28. I ...
 

What is the cause of excessive bleeding after treatment for prostate cancer?

My husband was diagnosed 3.5 years ago with prostate cancer, stage 3, Gleason rating 9, no real ... scans for his lungs. Cancer metasticized to his lungs. Heart was doing ok, he was filling with more ...
 

Advised bone scan for prostate cancer. Is it required ?

My 55 year old son has prostate cancer & needs a bone scan done & was told the dye that they use is on back order & nobody seems to have it so he can not get the test done. I find this highly unacceptable ...
 

What is the prognosis for metastatic prostate cancer?

Hello my grandfather had prostate cancer then it moved to his bones he went for a bone scan on moday and he went to the doctor yesterday and they told him it wasnt just in his bones anymore ...
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What is the confirmatory test for Prostate cancer
Hello, Prostatic biopsy is the confirmatory test for prostate cancer. It is an invasive procedure and a piece of prostatic tissue is taken with the help of a scopy. This tissue is studied under the microscope.
 
Does masturbation cause prostate cancer
Hello, No,masturbation doesn't cause prostate cancer or any other medical condition. Take care.
 
We have been told that a PSI blood test is much more reliable for detecting prostate cancer than a PSA test. Is this correct?
PSA is highly specific in detecting prostat cancer
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