What is the role of prostate-specific antigen screening in your practice?

“I like to get a baseline PSA [prostate-specific antigen] for patients in their 40s, particularly if they’re seeing me for a prostate issue. As patients gets into their 70s, I start the conversation about stopping PSA testing because it loses value.

If a PSA level goes up and, as importantly, if there’s a change in PSA velocity, we may do a course of antibiotics then recheck the PSA. It…

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