Looking for list of gas producing foods to avoid post surgery?

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kziz
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   Posted 3/23/2008 11:20 PM (GMT 0)   
Any help would be appreciated.  I know there was a list last year, but can't find it.  Thanks, Courtney
Kurt & Courtney
47 year old
Great Health prior to dx
Dx on 1/29/07
PSA 4.1
Gleason 3+3=6, both lobes
Stage T2c, I believe
Tumor involves 20% of cores, both lobes
Live in OK
Da Vinci scheduled 3-14-07 in Austin
Post-Op  Gleason 6, Stage t2c nx mx  YAAAAA HOOOOOO! 
1st PSA Post OP  Undetectable!!!!!!  OFF THE CHART
2nd CT scan, to recheck enlarged lymph nodes not related to PCa NO CHANGE relook in 6 months


IdahoSurvivor
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Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 1015
   Posted 3/23/2008 9:18 PM (GMT -7)   

Hi Courtney,

Try this link at University of Pittsburg Medical Center:

LINK TO GAS-PRODUCING FOODS

All the best,

Barry


"Idaho" ~ Barry

 

Da Vinci Surgery July 31, 2007… 54 on surgery day
PSA 4.3  Gleason 3+3=6  T2a  Confined to Prostate

1st PSA  9/11/2007   <0.04 (undetectable)

2nd PSA 12/10/2007  <0.04

My web site: http://pca-info.blogspot.com


Johnny Canuck
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   Posted 3/24/2008 1:12 PM (GMT -7)   
IdahoSurvivor said...
Hi Courtney,
Try this link at University of Pittsburg Medical Center:
All the best,
Barry

The list mentions some medications, but it doesn't include some anti-inflammatories such as Arthrotec.

Who knew? I thought it was an ol' windbag thang...turns out it was the drugs!


Age: 54
Gleason Score: 6
PSA: 3.33
Biopsy:6/8 Positive
Stage: T1c
Prostate Size: 27cc
 
Diagnosed: December 05, 2007
Brachytherapy: February 26, 2008
 


smilingoldcoot
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Date Joined Jan 2008
Total Posts : 338
   Posted 3/24/2008 9:29 PM (GMT -7)   
Thanks for the link.  We downloaded and copied the list. 
 
We have been working on this area as we have been told gas could be a problem with proton radiation treatments.
 
Richard  yeah
Retired USAF Richard & Debbie on The Shores of Toledo Bend Lake Louisiana
Neg Bios 1997 & 2000 PSA within considered normal range
11/06 PSA 1.9 PSA 11/07 was 4.9 PSA 12/07 was 7.7 MDA 2/12/08 3.3 On Proscar so shud double
Biospy 1/10/08 Gleason score (4+5)9, Stage T1C  8 of 12 samples positive 
Bone scan 1/17/08 hot spot on ribs, CT shows rib enjury CT CHest 1/30/08 Clear
M.D. Anderson appt 2/12/08 CT Abdomin & Pelvis Clear Recommended Hormone&Radiation
2/19/08 Dr Fagin, Austin, TX did not recommend surgery based on medical history
2/22/08 Contacted U of Florida Proton Therapy Institute - Appt 3/13/08 awaiting acceptance
Scheduled for PET Scan and Prostascint Scan 2/24 - 3/2/08 Lake Charles, LA
Turn Stumbling Blocks into Steping Stones and Keep Smiling

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