Minimally Invasive Therapy for Prostate Enlargement

Many men in their late 50s begin to have difficulties related to the urge to urinate frequently, having the need to urinate many times overnight, and possibly not getting to the bathroom in time and experiencing incontinence. Benign prostatic hyperpl...
Jay Motola, M.D.

What Does Free/total Psa Ratio Of 13.59% Mean?

Question Originally asked by Community Member Atika What Does Free/total Psa Ratio Of 13.59% Mean? What are the symptoms to look out for? Answer Most cases of prostate cancer do not have any symptoms so there are none to look out for. There are sever...

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 ...

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