Thanks for the update on our dear friend Barb, as unsettling as the news appears. How much more can this dear saint of a woman possibly take?
As my usual response to my friend, hang in there Barb, remember our agreement? Never, ever, give up hope. My best to you, and my hopes and prayers going your way.
Age: 62, 56 at PC dx, PSA 16.3
3rd Biopsy: 2008, 7 of 7 Positive, 40-90%, 4+3
open RP: 11/2008, Catheter in 63 days
Path Rpt: 3+4, pT2c, 42g, 20% tumor, 1 pos margin
Incontinence & ED: None
Surgery Failed, recurrence within 9 months
Salvage Radiation 2009, SRT failed within 9 months, PSA: 46, 2015
Spent total of 1 ½ years on 21 catheters, Ileal Conduit Surgery 2010,
7 other PC-related surgeries 2009-2012