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*bluebird ~ Lee, Buddy, & Murphy from North Carolina
Link to our personal journey Our Journey ~ Sharing is Caring
April 3, 2006 Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
5 Year PSA April 2011 ~ less than 0.1 NON-DETECTABLE
Post Edited (bluebird) : 12/31/2011 7:23:04 PM (GMT-7)
Cedar Chopper's Page & Updates ~ Radical Prostatectomy ~ Feb '07"Zen and the Art of Orchestral Erectile Function"
"Zen and the Art of Symphonic Continence"
Jim, 54,~Jim-N1BRP. My JourneyDiagnosed: 12Nov. '07, Age 54
Treatment Started : 31 Jan 08
Completed 31 Mar 08
42 treatments 1.8 Gy M-F for a total of 75.6 Gy.
Prostate Biopsy: 18Sept '06, - 10 sample all negative, Prostate size 36.3 cc
Prostate Biopsy : 12Nov '07, Biopsy - 14 sample 2 positive, one Gleason 6 at 5 %, other Gleason 6 at 15%- Stage T1C -Prostate size 40.2 cc
Bone Scan: 12Dec '07, - Hot Spot on BrainFamily history: Father and two uncles die from PCa
Other: GERD, 30% Carotid artery blockage, Kidney Cyst, Asthma
Meds, Hytrin, BusPIRone, Trazodone, Tramadol HCl, Omeprazole, Plavix, Albuterol, Multi Vitamin Mens
1.2 Oct 05
3.61 Jul 06
2.6 Sept 06 19%
2.6 Apr 07 3% Oh NO
Post Treatment PSA's
1.16 May 08
Post Edited (Jim-N1BRP) : 5/22/2008 7:59:17 PM (GMT-6)
Proton Radiation Therapy and I live in Southern California - my journey is at:
Post Edited (myman) : 4/14/2008 12:44:59 PM (GMT-6)
Edit: I was thinking about adding a line or two to my signature, but got some errors in the control panel instead of "Edit Profile". Weird, I'll try again another time.
Post Edited (jrponalameda) : 4/15/2008 10:53:15 AM (GMT-6)
Age: 50 (March 2008)
DX 1/08 @ 49 yo
7/05: PSA 2.6 DRE Normal
9/07: PSA 3.4 DRE Normal
1/08: Biopsy 1 of 12 cores with 10% involvement, T1c, Gleason 3+3=6
4/08/08: Laparoscopic Rad. prostectomy @ Banner Thunderbird, 5 hrs.
Advised both nerve bundles spared
Post Op Pathology Report: Tumor confined w/in prostate, pT2c, NX, DX
Gleason is 3+3=6, bilateral with 15% total involvement near apex
Margins and Seminal Vesicles negative!!!
4/18/08: Staples and Catheter removed. Drip, drip, drip, drip...
Post Edited (corynski) : 4/25/2008 10:36:51 AM (GMT-6)
Ok guys I'm back....would like to run but heck, this stuff would just follow me! So I guess we all just have to beat it!
Here's my signature, so far...
Here is ours too!