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Several studies indicate that when PSA levels increase sharply in the months before surgery, the cancer is likely to be aggressive. 

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Prostate Cancer Research Institute.

National Cancer Institute. 

American Cancer Society.

UpToDate.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 8, 2018

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Research Institute.

National Cancer Institute. 

American Cancer Society.

UpToDate.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 8, 2018

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