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Just as important as the PSA number is that number's trend (whether it is going up, how quickly, and over what period of time). It is important to understand that the PSA test is not perfect. Most men with elevated PSA levels have noncancerous prostate enlargement, which is a normal part of aging. And low levels of PSA in the bloodstream don't rule out the possibility of prostate cancer. But most cases of early prostate cancer are found by a PSA blood test.

SOURCES: American Tinnitus Foundation. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. The Mayo Clinic. University of Texas Medical Branch.



Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on November 12, 2019

SOURCES: American Tinnitus Foundation. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. The Mayo Clinic. University of Texas Medical Branch.



Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on November 12, 2019

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