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Saturday, July 2, 2016
Antibiotic Distortion of PSA?
I was on the antibiotic Augmentin for 10 days when I took my Total and Free PSA blood test. Would that in any way distort my true result?
Antibiotics should not distort your PSA (total or free).
Lee E Ponsky, MD
Associate Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University