Goodbye catheter i hardley knew yea

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Date Joined May 2008
Total Posts : 36
   Posted 9/17/2008 2:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Well mr pain in the twins is gone WOO FREAKIN HOO. Im home and i feel 100 times better then i did yesterday. Im standing there pissing a blood fountain singing the damm star spangled banner.
they told me with the blood problems i was having what to expect i don't care lets hope it goes away soon.

right now its party time

thanks for listening friends

new jersey
age 45 hi im rick
first ever psa 4.5
dre negative
biopsy june 08 1 0f 12 cores positive <5% score 3+3 =6
surgery 9-5-08 philly pa Dr Stephen Boorjian {great guy made me feel so comfortable }
Fox Chase Cancer CTR
home 9-6-08
first 7 days very painfull bladder spasams very tough getting up or down
9-12-08 final path report
still 3+3 6
total confined to prostate
margins negative
seminal vecials negative
lymp nodes negative

Steve n Dallas
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Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 4840
   Posted 9/17/2008 2:57 PM (GMT -6)   
Good for you....I got to keep my "Cath-e" for five weeks. Even though I had grown rather attached to her (pardon the puns) I was glad to see her go turn
Age 53   - 5'11'   205lbs
Overall Heath Condition - Good
PSA - July 07 & Jan 08 -> 1.3
Gleason - 6
(biopsy done March 4, 2008-> 2 of 12)
06/25/08 - Da Vinci robotic laparoscopy

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Date Joined Apr 2007
Total Posts : 823
   Posted 9/17/2008 6:08 PM (GMT -6)   
Yes the cath is a pain in the you know where and it was a wonderful thing to get rid of it.


age at dx 54 now 56
psa at dx 4.3
got the bad news 1/29/07
open surgery Duke Medical Center 5-29-07
never more than 2 pads
Tossed the pads this spring
ED still a problem
first year PSA less than zero

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