Salvage lymph node dissection for nodal recurrent prostate cancer.
For those considereing salvage lymph node treatment. We still do not know if dissection helps on long term endpoints....
Latest results with initial treatment
Here's the latest stats regarding my dad's treatment: Diagnosis July 2018 PSA - 680 ( mets to 5 retroperitoneal lymph nodes and 2 bones ) PSA...
T2c N1 M1a
Diagnosed early March 2019, but pretty far along. 103 g prostrate - adenocarcinoma in 10 of 15 samples, all with Gleason 4+4 = 8, most sample...
Feeling like a rubbish mum for failing at breast feeding.
) My LG still seemed drowsy and I found it odd that a lot of the midwives kept commenting on her " gorgeous golden complexion " and stating s...
Recurrence after lymph node dissection / How best to stall PSA progression
Hi, I am new to this forum and looking for Tall Allen's ( thanks for your past help Allen ) or anybody else's thoughts. I have been treated s...
After surgery and now PSA 0.8 - what's next?
I am 61 years old, married for 2nd time for 21 years to a special woman who gave me 2 wonderful kids, now 17 & 19, and an adopted son from my...
Had my little rainbow girl
On Friday 23rd March we unexpectedly had our rainbow baby, a little girl. We’ve named her Nia Rose....
PSA now at 0.014 Gleason 9, 3 of 12 cores-negative margins, negative lymph nodes (12) each side, no seminal.
I am coming on 2 years since my RP with lymph node dissection and left nerve spared. It is 8/22/18....
Lymph Node Dissection [LND] & Salvage Radiotherapy [sRT].
New Mayo study below [ 1 ]. For article, see [ 2 ]....
AUA 2019: PCa Papers
For those interested in such, these papers are being presented at the American Urological Association's 2019 Annual Meeting ( AUA 2019 ), May...
I know that my lymphoedema is mild but being trussed up in stockings & shorts everyday that kill my stomach isn't pleasant....
Recurrent Prostate cancer post prostatectomy, salvage radiation and now 1 pelvic lymph node metastasis. What to do?
My husband had a prostatectomy in 2007 at MSK, age 57 with Gleason 7, contained to the prostate. PSA was 0.01 through 2013....
Just diagnosed at 30
I was diagnosed today with sll and have no other idea of the staging/prognosis. I had a lymph node excision biopsy and fish test and will now...
Extended lymphadenectomy or standard or not ?
Hello group and as the year start i wish to all peace and love around you. After my targeted biopsy at G 4+5 and G 4+3 all on one side, with ...
Meeting MO in few days.What can I expect ?
Fell a bit like the biblical Job... keep getting bad news Age 53 Abnormal DRE PSA 22 PET/CT PSMA shows involvement of pelvic lymph nodes, see...
Article from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Cornell Medical College about multi-modal treatment of advanced disease.
This pilot study may be of interest to most of us since it shows that even with distant metastasis patients can achieve a PSA of 0 ( non evid...
2 weeks post-op drainage
Hello everyone. I’m a newbie, I’m 37 and had a left breast mastectomy with lymph node dissection done 2 1/2 weeks ago....
Up and Down, Back and Forth, Conflicting PCa history. Will value all opinions re future treatment. TYIA!
In a post on Feb. 3, which was incomplete regarding my husband’s 4.5 year history with diagnosed PCa, I replied to George71 ( his post entitl...
Newly diagnosed after pregnancy
Hi everyone. I wanted to share my story and hear from some of you who have gone through similar experiences or currently going through some t...
No Chemo for Stage 1C?
NICE guidelines say I should be offered adjunct chemo for Stage 1C....
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