The role of PSA-based screening for prostate cancer is still under debate. But many men are advised by their general practitioner to have their PSA levels checked regularly. This is the easiest way to identify those men that have an increased risk of having prostate cancer. It also may help to detect prostate cancer at an early and curable stage. But when your doctor then tells you that you have an elevated PSA, a lot of questions come to mind: Do I really have prostate cancer? What to do next? Do I really need a prostate biopsy to know if I have prostate cancer? Are there other ways to rule out the presence of prostate cancer that are quick, reliable, and avoid the side effects of an invasive biopsy?

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