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Prostate Cancer

Blood Tests from Cowpers Gland

11/14/2006

Question:

I have had a .2 PSA for 8 yrs following surgery. Have been getting blood test every 6 months. Doctor said may be from Cowpers gland. I can`t find anything regarding this. Any suggestions?

Answer:

You do not have a rising PSA. Be happy. Worry about something else like your heart. I do not know where the PSA is coming from.

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Response by:

R Bruce  Bracken, MD R Bruce Bracken, MD
Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati