The Prostate Biopsy That Missed My Cancer

“Gogs assumed he was in the clear when a biopsy didn’t indicate prostate cancer. He found out later that a tumour about the size of two golf balls was growing undetected.”

In this article, I share my thoughts on the random versus MRI-targeted prostate biopsy. I’m grateful my doctor recommended regular PSA testing even though I had no symptoms, a clear DRE, and a negative prostate biopsy. It turns out my cancer was in the final stage before breaching the prostate. Without monitoring, my cancer was free to grow undetected.

To read the article, please visit The Prostate Biopsy That Missed My Cancer.


I’m proud to be a content contributor for Health Union. You can read all my published articles on ProstateCancer.net under Gogs’ Articles and my guest post in the Community Spotlight.

If you’re newly diagnosed with prostate cancer and live in Canada 🇨🇦 please request a free Reef Knot Kit from Prostate Cancer Foundation BC. Each kit contains a copy of my book, Prostate Cancer Strikes: Navigating the Storm. For more details, please read the Announcement in my local paper.

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