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Is prostate-specific antigen (psa) used to monitor efficacy of therapy?
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Psa is a method for monitoring a pt post treatment.
..After surgery psa should be at an undetectable level....If psa rises after any primary treatment this usually means cancer growth.

In brief: Yes
Psa is a method for monitoring a pt post treatment.
..After surgery psa should be at an undetectable level....If psa rises after any primary treatment this usually means cancer growth.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Psa is much more useful to monitor the response to treatment for prostate cancer than it is for diagnosis of cancer.

In brief: Yes
Psa is much more useful to monitor the response to treatment for prostate cancer than it is for diagnosis of cancer.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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