How should we treat advanced prostate cancer in older men?

Most of the controversy about the treatment of prostate cancer focuses on the early diagnosis and treatment of early stage prostate cancer in patients. The question of whether PSA testing and subsequent treatment based on this helps to save lives rem...
Jay Motola, M.D.

Does Androgen Deprivation Therapy Benefit All Patients?

Prostate cancer can be broken down into localized disease that has not spread beyond the prostate and advanced disease that has extended beyond into local structures such as the seminal vesicles, lymph nodes or distant spread to bone. Traditionally, ...
Jay Motola, M.D.

Common Prostate Cancer Questions

Being diagnosed with prostate cancer can be overwhelming, to say the least. Let these 10 doctor-answered FAQ’s guide you.
Jay Motola, M.D.

What Is The Right Treatment For E-coli In Semen?

Question Originally asked by Community Member Bal man What Is The Right Treatment For E-coli In Semen? I had blood in semen when semen was tested it has e-coli and low sperm counts. After taking Antibiotics for a few week and Gentamycin shots twice d...

Can Cipro Cause Psa Level To Increase?

Question Originally asked by Community Member Grover T Can Cipro Cause Psa Level To Increase? I am a 58 year old African American. I had a prostate biopsy two years ago when my PSA was 3.9. The biopsies were negative and no cancer was found but I was ...

What Is A Normal Psa For A Man In His 60s?

Question Originally asked by Community Member Darla Williams What Is A Normal Psa For A Man In His 60s? My PSA was 17.00 five years ago. A DaVinci surgery was performed and the prostate was cancerous. No chemo was performed, and when the PSA was take...

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