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Prostate Health Index (phi) for patient

А simple blood test for better prostate cancer detection.


"Knowledge is the first step, phi is the second.Take control of your prostate health."


PROSTATE HEALTH WARNING SIGNS
  • Frequent urge to urinate
  • Difficulty or inability to urinate
  • Painful urination
  • Blood in urine or semen
  • Dribbling of urine
  • Difficulty in having an erection
  • Painful ejaculation
  • Frequent pain or stiffness in lower back, hips or upper thighs

These warning signs may point to such prostate problems such as acute prostatitis, chronic prostatitis, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or prostate cancer.


PROSTATE CANCER RISK FACTORS
  • Age
  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Nationality
  • Family History
  • Diet
  • Obesity Smoking


KNOWLEDGE STARTS WITH INFORMATION

To understand your prostate health, you need information. The first step towards more information is a PSA test. This is typically performed during your annual physical. If your PSA is elevated, it may indicate you need even more information about your prostate health.

An elevated PSA may mean:
  • infection
  • benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH)
  • trauma
  • prostate cancer
  • or other conditions


IF MY PSA IS ELEVATED, WHAT ARE MY
NEXT STEPS?
  1. Review the enclosed discussion guide with your doctor to learn what an elevated PSA level may mean.
  2. Ask your doctor about phi and if it might be the next step for you before a prostate biopsy.

*phi, or the Prostate Health index, is a simple new blood test for the detection of prostate cancer. phi is indicated for use for men > 50 years of age with a PSA level between 4-1 0 ng/ml with a digital rectal exam that is non-suspicious for cancer.


WHAT IS phi?

Your phi score gives you and your doctor more information about what your elevated PSA might mean.

phi is:
  • A simple blood test.
  • 3X better at detecting prostate cancer than PSA.
  • A powerful combination of three tests-in-one.

If your phi result is low, and other factors suggest that your cancer risk is low, your doctormay recommend against a biopsy, at least initially. More frequent check-ups ("watchful waiting") may be all that you need.

If your phi result is high, and your doctor is concerned about other risk factors, a prostate biopsy, or other tests may be recommended.


With phi, know your prostate cancer risk before an invasive biopsy



WHY phi BEFORE A BIOPSY?

Because phi is three times better at detecting prostate cancer, having aphi test before a prostate biopsy will give your doctor greater confidence that a biopsy is, or isn't, the best choice for you.

Studies have shown that up to 75°/o of prostate biopsies come back negative1, meaning there is a need for better information about your prostate health before a biopsy.

1phi gives you the information you need.

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Bayonne Patient Service Center #1
546 Ave C, Bayonne NJ 07002
Phone: (201) 471-7031
Hours: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
East Orange Patient Service Center
108 South Munn Ave, East Orange, NJ 07018
Phone: (862) 520-5315
Hours: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Florham Park Patient Service Center
15 James St, Florham Park, NJ 07932
Phone: (973) 301-1909
Hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Glassboro Patient Service Center
359 N Main Street, Glassboro, NJ, 08028
Phone: (856) 881-5320
Hours: 7:30 AM-3:30 PM
Hoboken Patient Service Center
450 7th Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: (201) 850-1437
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Irvington Patient Service Center
40 Union Avenue, Suite 205, Irvington, NJ 07111
Phone: (862) 231-6223
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Jersey City Patient Service Center
709 Newark Ave 2nd Floor, Jersey City, NJ 07036
Phone: (201) 222-0178
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Somerset Patient Service Center
1553 Rt.27, Somerset, NJ, 08873
Phone: (908)583-6645
Hours: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Succasunna Patient Service Center
262 Route 10 West, Succasunna, NJ 07876
Phone: (973) 970-9314
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Toms River Patient Service Center
508 Lakehurst Rd, Suite 3B, Toms River, NJ 08755
Phone: (732) 228-7528
Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Woodbridge Patient Service Center
1030 St.Georges Avenue, Lower Level, Suite V, Avenel, NJ, 07001
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New Hyde Park Patient Service Center
1575 Hillside Avenue, Suite 100-A, New Hyde Park, New York, 11040
Phone: (516) 233-2585
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Wappingers Falls Patient Service Center
66 Middlebush Rd. , Suite U300, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Phone: (845) 632-6262
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Yonkers Patient Service Center
970 N Broadway, Suite 301, Yonkers, NY
Phone: (914) 207-1295
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Bridgeport Patient Service Center
754 Clinton Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06108
Phone: (203) 290-4775
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Stamford Patient Service Center
Stamford Patient Service Center. 111 High Ridge Road, First Floor, Stamford, CT, 06905
Phone: (908) 583-6607
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Waterbury Patient Service Center
Waterbury Patient Service Center. 2247 E.Main Street, Suite 103, Waterbury, CT 06705
Phone: (203) 574-2030
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Athol Patient Service Center
1467 Main Street, Athol, MA 01331
Phone: (978) 249-3825
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Greenfield Patient Service Center
33 Riddell St, Greenfield, MA 01301
Phone: (413) 775-0000
Hours: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Lancaster Patient Service Center
136 High Street Ext, Lancaster, MA 01523
Phone: (978) 368-6352
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South Weymouth Patient Service Center
70 Pleasant Street, So Weymouth, MA, 02190
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Cambridge Patient Service Center
10 Aurora Street, Cambridge, MD, 21613
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Fayetteville Area Patient Service Center
905 Skibo Road, Suite 101, Fayetteville, NC, 28314
Phone: (910) 867-7071
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Walter Reed Patient Service Center
1220 Walter Reed Road, Suite A, Fayetteville, NC, 28304
Phone: (910) 491-1956
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Bangor Patient Service Center
225 Erdman Avenue, Bangor, PA, 18013
Phone: (610) 452-9174
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Hazelton Patient Service Center
101 South Church Street, Hazelton, PA 18704
Phone: (570) 455-0747
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King Of Prussia Patient Service Center
491 Allendale Road, Ste 106, Kings Of Prussia, PA, 19406
Phone: (484) 679-1278
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Kingston Patient Service Center
517 Pierce Street, Kingston, PA 18704
Phone: (570) 283-0674
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Nanticoke Patient Service Center
233 South Prospect Street, Nanticoke, PA, 18634
Phone: (570) 735-2626
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Conlin Patient Service Center
4420 Conlin Street, Ste#100, Metairie, LA, 70006
Phone: (504) 302-2035
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Lafayette Patient Service Center
850 Kaliste Saloom Road, Suite 111, Lafayette, LA, 70508
Phone: (337) 504-5926
Hours: 12:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saxon Patient Service Center
4213 Saxon Street, Metairie, LA, 70006
Phone: (504) 779-8163
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