Proton Beam vs Rapid Arc Image Guided Radiation Therapy
jdayoc in Advanced Prostate Cancera year agoPOPULAR
Tomorrow I will complete 39 radiation treatments for post prostatectomy salvage radiation therapy, which was delivered by a Rapid Arc machin...
Radiation treatment for SCLC
hament in Lung Cancer Support2 months ago
My father has been dx with SCLC in Jan. Already had 3 cycles of carbo + etoposide + tecentriq (immunotherapy) with fairly good response, now...
Proton Salvage Radiation in NJ
JoelB in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
Currently 75 yr. old – Diagnosed 7/2006 Gleason 7 (4-3) PSA 3.9 -- RP 9/2006 Stage pT2c N0 Mx
Reoccurrence 8/2010 and 5 Docs recommended ...
What is the best way to radiate the prostate in 2016?
pjoshea13 in Prostate Cancer Network3 years ago
New paper below. -Patrick
Urol Oncol. 2016 Jul 6. pii: S1078-1439(16)30119-3. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.06.0...
Curious about Radiation Therapy Types
david64real in Prostate Cancer And Gay Mena year ago
I am David. I am 84. I live Near Marysville CA.
Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer in Dec 2017.
Seemingly it did not spread away from the prostate...
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Darryl in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years ago
Click on the Write A \"Question or Comment\" button on the left. What's your Gleason Score? What treatment did you choose? Watchful waitin...
Ok, time to deal with this!
davhil2 in Fight Prostate Cancer2 years ago
If you read my last posting, you will know I was diagnosed Jan 10. I'm one of the 'lucky' ones in that it is early, contained and I have op...
Little Help from my Friends
spm58 in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years agoPOPULAR
To fill you in I am 59 and had robotics surgery to remove prostate. It was in my rectum but on second biopsy they got clean ...
Does Proton Beam therapy have any proven advantages.
Tommyj2 in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 months ago
Anyone have experience with Proton therapy...? The Dizzying array of radiation techniques out there promising to minimize SE's and providing...
Portugal-2 in Prostate Cancer Network6 months ago
Hi all! I had a Davinci RP. Five years ago. My PSA has been doubling in last 6 months. My doctor recommended a radiation oncologist.
PCa Abbreviation List
Moespy in Advanced Prostate Cancer8 months ago
Hope that some may find this useful as I have. (Copy and Paste if you like).
Prostate cancer-related abbreviations
The following is a (non-com...
Had surgery, had radiation. Am now on ADT successfully!
Pguenette in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years ago
March 2008: DiagnosedAge 55 via Annual Physical Exam; PSA: 8.5; DRE neg.
Prostate biopsy: Prostate cancer in 16/18 samples. Gleason Estimate ...
Treatment with new technology
rfarley01 in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
I have known for over 8 years that PCa had showed its ugly self to me. After given the news by my urologist, since 1983( previously treated ...
RP or Brachytherapy ?? Which one?? Most of the posts I’ve read men seem to have RP
Longterm101 in Advanced Prostate Cancer4 months agoPOPULAR
Gleason 9 encasement of base of the seminal vesicles
Tumor invades the posterior of the bladder wall
Update on my disease: <0.1 PSA today
bezen in Advanced Prostate Cancer5 days ago
I haven't posted anything since my first post last October. Today is a good day for an update as I just finished radiation therapy and got ...
Advantages of an MRI-guided prostate biopsy?
ronton2 in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years ago
My husband, who is 71, is set to undergo an MRI-guided prostate biopsy. He and I are wondering what to expect. His urologist, who very exp...
Radiation as a first-line treatment
jal1954 in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with Gleason 3+4 PCa in 2007. The two options that were recommended to me were robotic assisted radical prostatectomy or ra...
Acworth Georgia Man 2nd Opinion Results
GarrickR in Prostate Cancer Networka year ago
I went yesterday for a 2nd opinion and the Dr said it is 50% chance. I am considered a very young man to have prostate cancer at age 46 an...
Emmett50 in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
Hi to all. My husband will have the hydrogel spacer placed this Thursday in anticipation of EBRT. We’ve been told it’s a simple procedure b...
selecting best radiation oncologist- how important is this?
pwallace in Advanced Prostate Cancer4 months ago
we all know that it’s important to select the best surgeon when contemplating surgery, but does this apply to ROs as well? for salvage thera...
PSA hits .2 mark
spinosa in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years ago
Well, I had feared this was coming, and yesterday, it did. My PSA hit the .2 mark. I admit I've been lucky - RP in 2002, with no seminal ve...
Another western diet male
efsculpt in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years ago
Hi. My PC is in high risk category. Had RP and later, radiation. Have slow rise of PSA less than one year later. So, am researching ADT opti...
Elgie's Biopsy Consultation ???
erjlg3 in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 years agoPOPULAR
Hello Everyone, Today did not feel like a good situation. They cannot do an image-guided biopsy. They have to go in blind and they are not ...
1) Prednisone and lymph nodes 2) ultrasounds
VaCooper63-NY-USA in CLL Support Association3 years ago
My podiatrist prescribed prednisone for a inflamation in my foot. After a few days there was a noticeable decrease in the size of my lymph n...
Prostate cancer gleason 9; 88 years of age
Sunnyvango in Advanced Prostate Cancer4 months agoPOPULAR
My husband is young and healthy for being 89. He was just diagnosed ith prostate cancer. Gleason 9, no sign of metastasis. The docs are su...
paulofaus in Advanced Prostate Cancera year agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed in April 2016 at age 49, with multiple bone mets and Gleason 10 disease. Initially I found it very hard to cope wit...
Shattnawi in SHARE Breast Cancer Supporta year ago
Anyone can suggest for me a good center for breast cancer
59 Yrs Old just diagnosed with Prostate Cancer seeking recommendations
jazz2cool in Advanced Prostate Cancer10 months agoPOPULAR
Hi, I am 59 years old, married 40 years, two children and three grands. I was diagnosed two days ago with localized Prostate Cancer. My Gle...
Trying to decide Active Surveillance vs other options
cost1962 in Prostate Cancer Networka month agoPOPULAR
I'm new to this site and am looking for feedback on active surveillance vs radiation. I'm 57 years old and via normal checkups had an elevat...
Too late for most men here, but Insist on pelvic MRI before submitting to a biopsy
FCoffey in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
This is a duplicate of a post I made in the Prostate Cancer group. Most men in this forum have already had biopsies and more. Perhaps this...
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