By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness
April 5, 2019
Unless I have a male patient who is at high risk of prostate cancer, I don’t recommend PSA testing.
First and foremost, PSA is not a test for prostate cancer. It doesn’t say “Yes, you have it.” It doesn’t say “No, you don’t have it.”
All the test can do is measure levels of prostate-specific antigen a protein made by the prostate gland. And there are any number of non-cancerous reasons you might have high PSA levels. Continue reading