Diagnosed 06/2017 Gleason 9 PSA 30.4 CT scan & Bone Scan / cancer contained to the prostate 97/2017 referred to Oncologist Elegard injections every three months ( still take them) Aug 2017 / PSA 6.9 Sept 2017/ PSA 2.4 Nov 2017 / PSA 1.2 Feb 2018/ PSA 0.94 May 2018/ PSA 0.16 20 Radiation Treatments July to Aug 2018 Oct 2018 PSA 1.8 Nov 2018 PSA 2.8 Jan 2019 PSA 4.2 Feb 2019 PSA 6.4 March 2019 CT & Bone Scan Showed Mets to t-9 ( spine) t-5 (spine) Lungs 4 Mets (4mm 5mm 7mm & 7 mm) Medical Oncologist prescribed Fluteamide April 2019 PSA 18.8. Appt with Medical Oncologist again April 9th Tuesday Hoping for Zytiga & Prednisone Oncologist reduced Prednisone to 5 mg no Zytiga . May 1 /19 PSA 12.6. HORRAY !! May 26th PSA 18.8 June 26 PSA 20.8 Back is sore . Trying to remain active with numerous rests in between . On April 24/19 started a strict Keto diet to try to starve the cancer . 20 lbs down and no idea as to whether or not diet is helping . Next Oncologist appt is July 31/19 with PSA just in the 26th. What next ? Xtandi ? What a roller coast of emotions . 81 this month and was hoping to live many more but I have my reservations about that now.
Good Luck, Good Health and Good Humor.
j-o-h-n Tuesday 07/02/2019 10:25 PM DST