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Cyberknife

I'd like to know if anyone has undergone treatment using the Cyberknife System?

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I had SBRT, but it used a different linac. What's your question?

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What were the side effects? How long did they last? Any permanent side effects?

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Side effects started about 10 days after my last treatment and lasted for about 2 weeks. I had increased frequency (getting up about 3 x per night to pee). I didn't know about tenesmus then and strained too hard, aggravating my hemorrhoids and causing some spotting on the toilet paper. Only sexual side effect was the loss of semen. I had a flare up of urinary symptoms after a year, but it was transient. Since then, no side effects. Occasionally there's a drop of blood after orgasm when some scar tissue sloughs off. Here's a description of what one can expect;

pcnrv.blogspot.com/2018/02/...

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Thanks for the info Tall_Allen, it is much appreciated!

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