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Q: What causes PSA levels to rise?

I have elevated PSA levels. What causes them to increase?

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Jay Motola, Health Pro
11/25/13 11:58pm

PSA levels may rise for many different reasons including infection, obstruction or prostate cancer. The extent of elevation and a pattern that the PSA was demonstrating over time may help to determine the cause of the elevation.

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