Post Radical Prostatectomy on 5/9/17
Steve_P2 days ago
I'm new here. I was recommended to the site by Jim, who I played golf with today at Little Bennett.
Post NIH Bethesda surgery biopsy:
cajun194910 days ago
Have any of you guys had the penis prosthesis installed and is it rigid enough for anal sex? I have appointment with uro to discuss surgery ...
New to PC
wdwest16520 days ago
Hello All. I am a recently diagnosed 73 year old man. My Gleason score was 3+5=8. The biopsy was done locally in Santa Cruz, California a...
Estradiol for the mitigation of adverse effects of ADT.
pjoshea132 months ago
New Australian paper below.
It's not clear to me why this paper wasn't written ten years ago.
"Recently it has become apparent that many of th...
Prostate cancer, Brachytheropy and Haemorrhoids
Hidden2 months ago
If you have haemorrhoids and prostate cancer have the haemorrhoids seen to first before you have brachytherapy.
I had a biopsy at Maidstone H...
concerned family man
Genesis1212 months ago
On 4/22 I had a PSA test done,came back 37,come to find out my prostate was enlarged.After my doctor gave me an antibiotic to take for 2 wee...
Burnett1948.Precautions for Incontinence Sling
Burnett19482 months ago
My Sling is leaking more. I have been drinking a glass of red wine a day. Will this have any effect. What should I do to get back to almost ...
Kegels and Urinary Incontinence
DS_WAVL2 months ago
Hi, all. I had an RP in March 2016, and still have a lot of problems with UI. Admittedly, I have been lazy with my Kegels. The few times ...
New to the group and new diagnosis
robertf12 months ago
Just curious if it is just me or if others have felt this. I had biopsy 5/23 that was confirmed positive, have CT nd Bone scan tomorrow. B...
New to the Blog
HurricaneAlex2 months ago
Looking forward to hearing about the experience and learning from others. I am 4 years post operative and doing well cancer-wise and about ...
Artificial Urinary Sphincter ~ Post-op UPDATE
RolandUK3 months ago
Hi again Folks,
June 2nd 2017 my AMS-800 AUS (Artificial Urinary Sphincter) was Activated today Thus far, BLISS but I expect the blad...
Should my prostate be enlarged
Kcusn19743 months ago
Hoping someone can help educate me. I had 100 Palidum seed implants in 2006. No other treatments. PSA has remained at 0.1-0.2 since. At rece...
PSA 43.7 - Is this very bad?
mariacwelland3 months ago
Hello Everyone - my 90 year old father has a PSA of 43.7 - is this bad, or how bad is it?
What happens now? What questions should I ask?
spm583 months ago
Hello i am 59 years old and found out I have prostate cancer.It hasn't spread according to mir and bone scan but my numbers are high on glee...
MRI results not promising ...need advice
gordee093 months ago
I've been on AS for over a year after being diagnosed with low grade (Gleason 3+3) in Feb of 2016 but had a biopsy in 2013 with negative res...
Dad recently diagnosed - Gleason 8 (3+5) - advice needed
Mrs_Atko3 months ago
Hello - my name is Jemima and I'm already an active member of Ovacome having been on my own Ovarian cancer journey last year (I'm 34 & thank...
joseinCA3 months ago
Looking for honest feedback on prostate brachytherapy
Given my answer for my treatment
Arjayel4 months ago
I would like to thank everyone for their words. Some scared me, some made me feel better but all your words were greatly appreciated. I had ...
Do you have stress incontinence when you stand up?
BobJensen4 months ago
Do you have stress incontinence when you stand up? I went to physical therapy and my therapist taught me how to deal with this. Move your bo...
aquaeyes54 months agoPOPULAR
I happened upon this site trying to find some resources for my husband. He is two years post robotic surgery, almost a year post-radiation, ...
Patience is needed in your cancer journey.
Patience is needed in your cancer journey. The whole process will try your patience to the max. Waiting for your biopsy, results, testing be...
Trying to decide between EB radiation and surgery
Arjayel4 months agoPOPULAR
Trying to decide on surgery or EBR. 61 yrs old, PSA=6, Gleason=7, fully inside prostate, no symptoms whatsoever, in good health. I am worrie...
Post op five weeks
123Mike1234 months agoPOPULAR
Hello, I'm new to all this so forgive me if I ramble on. I had robotic prostrate surgery 5 weeks ago. My caferter was taken out 3 weeks ago....
boxmk5 months ago
Over 2 years ago I was diagnosed with Prostate Cancer. Gleason of 3 + 3. Have been on active surveillance and have PSA tested every 3 mo...
EBRT- (External Beam Radiation Therapy)
Roger2Dodger5 months ago
I just finished 43 treatments of EBRT, side effects were manageable, thanks to my oncologist. Some at times , were not very pleasant. It goe...
AlanMeyer5 months ago
This post is motivated by a posting from Roger2Dodger, who is experiencing bad side effects of radiation.
I found an article on the Internet ...
Side effects of EBRT
Side effects of of my radiation treatments has been in the NOT tolerable range, until my oncologist prescribed methylprednisolone steriod...
Heart Event, 1996
TinCanSailor-Texas5 months ago
I just turned 79. On Labor Day weekend, 1996, I experienced pains across back and shoulders and began popping, ASPIRIN because I could not ...
My 2017 PSA Test
Since my Urologist of 19-years is not in my Aetna Medicare network at this time, I resorted to my PCP to run my PSA test along with my annua...
Some Urologists Doing Two Surgeries at the Same Time!
Darryl5 months ago
Imagine that your urologist said s/he was going to perform your surgery and another man's surgery, during the exact same time, bouncing betw...
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