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A 30-year-old female asked about a 74-year-old male:

My father in low has cancer prostate, on diagnosis his psa was 17 ng/ml, he recieved hormonal treatment now psa is 0.3 ng/ml , wht is that mean?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
In addition to hormo: Besides hormonal treatment, he will likely need local radiotherapy to the prostate gland. He should seek a second opinion from a radiotherapist just to be sure that he is receiving adequate treatment for his prostate cancer.
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Dr. Frank Mayo
Pulmonary Critical Care 49 years experience
Improvng with thera: The hormonal therapy has been effective in slowing down the prostate tumor which produces excess psa.
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Last updated Aug 6, 2014

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