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PSA Test for Prostate Cancer - About.com
Dec 10, 2014 ... If you have an elevated PSA level, your physician will perform a digital rectal exam (DRE) and may order more tests to determine what the ...
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Non-Cancerous Causes of an Elevated PSA - Prostate Cancer
Dec 10, 2014 ... What are some other causes of an elevated PSA? Thousands of men each year are told that they have a high PSA level after undergoing a ...
http://prostatecancer.about.com/od/symptomsanddiagnosis/a/psacauses.htm
Understanding Your PSA Results - Prostate Cancer - About.com
Dec 10, 2014 ... It is essential to understand what your PSA results really mean and what, ... The PSA test and DRE are complimentary tests that are nearly ...
http://prostatecancer.about.com/od/allaboutpsa/a/psaresults.htm
PSA Test Result - What High PSA Levels Mean - Cancer - About.com
What do your PSA test results mean? A high PSA level can indicate cancer, but false positives can happen with PSA tests. This FAQ addresses what it means to  ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/prostatecancer/f/HighPSALevel.htm
PSA vs DRE - Cancer - About.com
Oct 10, 2005 ... False positives and false negatives have happened with the PSA tests. It is also estimated that up to 25% of men with prostate cancer have low ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/prostatecancer/f/DREvsPSA.htm
Prostate Cancer Symptoms & Screening Process - About.com
May 21, 2014 ... Learning to recognize the symptoms, along with regular PSA tests and rectal exams, allows earlier detection. The earlier prostate cancer is ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/prostatecancer/a/prostatesymptom.htm
Lab Tests/psa lab results - AllExperts
Mar 30, 2007 ... psa test results, elevated psa level, national cancer institute: Linda, I gave you some info from The National Cancer Institute below. A man ...
http://experts.about.com/q/Lab-Tests-1853/psa-lab-results.htm
How Does Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer Work
Nov 25, 2014 ... A number of tests also exist to confirm the presence of prostate cancer after an ... PSA is a protein that is only produced by prostate cells. As the ...
http://prostatecancer.about.com/od/symptomsanddiagnosis/a/diagnosis.htm
What Happens if My PSA Is Elevated? - Prostate Cancer
Nov 25, 2014 ... What happens if the results of your PSA test show that your PSA is elevated? ... The PSA test and DRE are complimentary tests that are nearly ...
http://prostatecancer.about.com/od/frequentlyaskedquestions/f/whatifpsaelevated.htm
What Is a PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) Test? - Cancer - About.com
Jun 10, 2014 ... For men who are experiencing symptoms related to prostate cancer, such as difficulty urinating, the PSA test can be an effective screening ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/prostatecancer/f/whatispsatest.htm
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