So I read about all the symptoms of early prostate cancer, which I guess there aren't any real symptoms at the early stages, but when a prostate tumor grows large enough to cause the advanced symptoms described on all the prostate cancer websites, can't it be felt on a digital rectal exam? I have had 3 DRE's in the past two months,,,one doc just about wrapped his finger around my prostate, and they have felt nothing abnormal. My PSA is 3.1 but have had urgency, some burning after urinating, groin pain and reduced flow, most of which seem to be getting better. I've had frequency issues and low output for a long time and have chronic prostatitis (CP). Urologist wants me to have a biopsy but I don't want to get the CP really agitated again. Any thoughts?
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