My husband did not have a bone scan. As I understood it, if the PSA was low (under 10), the chances that the cancer had spread to the bone was also low. I have also read other's posts though of people who had the scan with low PSA's. It would seem it is at the doctors discression.(sp)
Husband diagnosed May 2006 at age 50. RRP performed 13 July 06.
PSA 5.7, Gleason 3+4=7, Staged T2C, Cancer confined to prostate.
His father diagnosed at age 62 and is currently a 13 year survivor!
Post Edited (Letty) : 11/3/2006 6:02:34 PM (GMT-7)