i have been reading some posts regarding removing of lymp nodes during surgery and wondered how many of you had nerve sparing surgery. also, did your surgeon discuss it with you prior to surgery. my surgeon told me he hoped to save my nerves but never asked if i wanted them removed. my gleason was upgraded to 8 post-op but surgeon was able to save the nerves. I assume he could tell if they needed to be removed during surgery? my 3 month psa was <.04 so i should be happy instead of worrying but just wondering what you all did. still having problems on the ED issue but i know that is normal (and may be psychological since i am thinking about
kcragman - if you are out there, how did your 3 month psa turn out. your surgery date was close to mine. hope all is well.