Great, Great news. Dan. So many of us suffer from P.I.S.S. during this illness that its so nice to end an interval with zeros. Oh P.I.S.S. stands for P (PSA) I (interval) S (stress) S ( syndrome)
All the best,
Diagnosed 01-08-08 @ 53 years old
DRE normal - Bouncing PSA for 5 or more years a high of 10
2004 Biospy negative - 2008 Biopsy positive (01-08-08)
10 cores, 1 positive and at 1% of that one core
Current PSA 6 - Bone and Ct scans negative
clinicalg Staged at T1C - Gleason 3+3 = 6
Robotic Da Vinci performed March 27th, 2008
University of Chicago,5 hour surgery , 3 hour recovery
Unexpected Cardiac issues appear and disappear?
Hospital stay 30 hours - Catheter out in 7 days normaly expected leakage - Erectile funtion back on line 9 days
Post Pathology T2C, Gleason 7, 10 % of both portions of prostate, Seminal vessels clear, fat tissue clear,Tumor on top of prostate. 1 positve margin at urethra and bladder..
Six week PSA < 0.1 Ya Ba Da Ba Dooooooooooo. Put a steak on the grill Wilma!!!!
4 month PSA <.05 Gen II test. Urologist wants to hold off on Radiation and watch PSA closely