Dad's first Oncology appointment
Hello all, this is my first ever post and I'd really appreciate some thoughts and advice. My Dad, 65, has recently been diagnosed with prosta...
Small cell prostate cancer diagnosis after TURP surgery
Does anyone have any advice on this type of cancer?...
Trying some external beam, for paliation
Went to Rad Onc ( RO ) to try for rad 133/xofigo, he said we could do that or he would like to target my larger pelvic nodes , hit my prostat...
Intro and Immunotherapy question
Hi Everyone, This is my first post but have been following the group for a year which has been very helpful. Brief history-Diagnosed 5/2015....
Prostate, do I need to worry
So I’ve been having a good deal of issues with pain and that prompted me to see various Drs. and have various tests....
Metastatic PCa [mPCa] & Radical Prostatectomy [RP].
New meta-analysis below. The old view is that mPCa requires systemic treatment, & that a RP adds no value & simply increases morbidity....
Time is running out, please help me to help him understand
Hi I'm back. My partner still has not made a decision regarding his cancer, recently he managed to get another MRI done which has come back t...
Hi everyone. Could those of you who are on Chemotherapy please share their experience with us?...
Hello, First post here but quick question. One year ago I had a radical prostatectomy at Mayo Clinic in Rochester by a very accomplished surg...
PSA up after radiotherapy
Hi all just got the bad news my PSA has gone from . 7 to 20.1 6 weeks after completing radiotherapy sounds like they missed it all together s...
Aged 49, newly diagnosed, - An Update
Hi Guys, I was diagnosed 1 year ago today. I wanted to give an update on my journey and hopefully get some pointers along the way....
I'm feeling v discouraged, last couple of days because, despite noticeably reducing Pred - now on 12mg ->> 11mg - my steroid-induced diabetes...
My S PSA report came today as 8.17 U/L. Kindly advise me what to do now....
Positive surgical margin
Trying to gather information on anyone with a positive surgical margin after prostatectomy. My margin was 2 mm with a gleason 6....
PSA doubling time
Hi all Just thought I would ask is there any collation between PSA doubling time or aggressive PC and how long hormone drugs will last. Im cu...
Bone Marrow Transplant Begins
I feel like the past three and a half years have been rehearsal, and it's time for the big show. I will do the steps I have learned, and the ...
Soy & PCa
New study of isoflavones & PCa risk below [ 1 ]. Isoflavones form a subfamily of polyphenols with estrogenic properties....
Should have had private cover
Got told the other day by the oncologist that the pathology report on my prostate after it was removed revealed that there was some leakage b...
Doctor is suggesting Provenge
I wrote back a few weeks ago my dads about prostrate cancer the 2 PSA blood tests came back high a 3,22 then 3.64. he suggests we start on Pr...
Introducing myself... my husband and I will probably both be posting on here with this profile- but for now mostly will be me....
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