Prostate cancer screening

What is Prostate cancer screening?

Routine testing (before symptoms) - is screening that done with a view for prostate - is prostate screening. Generally they include - Digital Rectal Examination and PSA (prostate Specific Antigen).

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I recently went in for my annual physical, and had concerns when I left the office. I have a new physician since my last physician retired. My...

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discuss and get a baseline PSA value

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hi dear. as ur father had prostatic cancer so u are at a slightly higher risk...

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HI I recently finished a 21 day course of cipro for an elevated psa of 4.46 which was discovered in May. The end result was an increase of my psa...

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At an age of 66 years rising level of prostate specific antigens is suggestive of prostatic disorder or prostate cancer...

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