Help Needed! Space Oar Gel option
Boomer75a day ago
Diagnosed at 75 with prostate adenocarcinoma involving 60% of overall specimen in left anterior horn with perineural invasion. Biopsy of lef...
Lupron, A Fib, What to Do?
gottodealwithit9 days ago
Robotic surgery Dec 2015, PSA 0.52 March 2016, PSA 0.64 June 2016. June 2016 first Lupron shot, 4 weeks later A Fib after 10 years without ...
ED, LIBIDO, PUMPS and PILLS
steinmother10 days ago
This regards my experiences pre and post prostate cancer treatment. 72 YO. External Radiation with hormones. Prior to diagnosis, my libido w...
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IMAGING TO STAGE
steinmother14 days ago
Finished 44 treatments over 78 days. Hormone Lupron and Casodex. Gleason 6/7 with lymph node found on 3 tesla MRI. CT guided biopsy of node ...
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Should you have hormone therapy along with radiation?
AlanMeyer16 days ago
A useful video about this was cited in a Urology Practice Update email. The video is here: practiceupdate.com/expertop...
The radiation onco...
2 year anniversary after Surgery
BobJensen23 days ago
Today is my 2 year anniversary since my prostate cancer surgery. I am cancer-free. Thanks for your prayers.
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Diagnosed on 9/11/2017
EricE23 days ago
Frankly, I'm 54 and before that, I thought I would live forever. Now they tell me maybe not. My Gleason Score is 49 and I've had a biopsy. ...
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I may regret this deal
My wife and I made the following deal: Every time they stick something up my butt, I get $10. I may have priced myself a little low but we...
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Diagnosed on 9/11/17
Got the call on Monday morning to get over to my doctors. Long story short, Gleason of 49 as of a few weeks ago. I'm 54. Before then I pre...
Teambaratta25 days ago
Hi my name is rich 49 yrs old and i have a gleason 8/9 , just had an prostatectomy w extensive lymph nodes removal i am 2 weeks out of surge...
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Third Taxotere Treatment was Friday...Fun is starting early.
greatjohna month ago
It's Sunday afternoon 1pm..and I had the infusion on Friday...and then my Neulasta Onpro did it's thing yesterday(Saturday) at 5 pm....day o...
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Best treatment for high risk cancer
AlanMeyera month ago
During my recent participation in a prostate cancer review panel (see: Proton beam vs. x-ray therapy) I asked two professors, one a radiatio...
Proton beam vs. x-ray therapy
I posted the following message in the Advanced Prostate Cancer group, but I think it is of even more interest to patients who are newly diag...
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I'm new here
Smallfalla month ago
I'm nearly 69, Gleason 7 (3+4), PSA 10.3, prostate normal size, the cancer appears to be isolated to the left side of prostate, diagnosed la...
Looking for hormone side effects
no5olea month ago
Diagnosed 5 Oct, PSA 11, biopsy 12 cores, all positive. Lowest Gleason 6 (3+3), remaining 11 a mix of 8's and 9's (4+4), (4+5) & (5+4). Surg...
New and looking for additional thoughts/information
bigtrev46a month ago
New here, not an official member, but have some concerns over symptoms and PSA results etc. Will apologize up front for the lengthy post.
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New to the community...unfortunately
petermana month ago
I'm a newbie. Just got diagnosed. Sucks. I'm open to any encouragement/advice you have to offer...
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tcp5071967a month ago
Hello - I have been diagnosed with PC with a Gleason score of 7. I am 50 years old. I am scheduled for prostate removal in 3 weeks. I have b...
Doug58a month ago
Hi. New here. Having trouble peeing. Just looking for some advice. Seen GP and Consultant. On pills but still probs. Don't fancy op.
Blood test <0.1
WaltL2 months ago
2 yrs out from surgery Gleason 6 score, recently had a blood test and came back <0.1 getting conflicting statements on what the blood test m...
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Steveo33122 months ago
I am 52 years old, Gleeson 6, psa before biopsy was 4.07 total, T1C stage.
A couple of days ago I visited the Proton Therapy center at ...
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cards2 months ago
Just met doctor who did my biopsy--10 days later this total stranger, after 30 minute conversation wants to remove my prostate. How many peo...
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Cancer remains after prostatectomy
Eamon12 months ago
Hi everyone - just joined. I was a reasonably fit 52 year old guy when I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in March this year 3TB Gleason o...
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just got biopsy back-and prostatectomy recomended
cards2 months agoPOPULAR
at first ,was glad to hear gleason score was just at 3+4=7,but than after discussion with Dr Mian realized that score was intermediate risk ...
mhally2 months ago
I I'm new. I thought I would introduce myself and say hi! I'm Mike. I had my prostate removed 6 months ago. I just had my first PSA after su...
"Extraprostatic Extension Is Extremely Rare for Contemporary Gleason Score 6 Prostate Cancer"
AlanMeyer3 months ago
A recent study concluded that men with "pure" Gleason 6 prostate cancer hardly ever had any cancer extending outside the prostate.
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Imrt best practices?
Blaguy3 months ago
Hello. So I am to start imrt next week and tend to think my dr. Is just winging it on protocol. He says to stop vitamin c and e. Also to cut...
Roger2Dodger3 months ago
A few days ago I was diagnosed with prostatitis. This has occurred approx. 6 months after my EBRT. Side effects of the prostatitis is like ...
Prostate Cancer, Brachytheropy and Haemorrhoids
pellett123 months ago
I'm 60 years old and have worked in the automotive refinishing industry for 40 years.
PSA test at the local surgery.
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Prostate Cancer, Hemeriods and Brachytherapy
I had a biopsy at my local Hospital 22/11/2016 and was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
I had four consultations in London leading to brachyth...
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