Seven months after RP I've been having recurring bouts of mild burning in the urethra. Lab tests do not show infection and antibiotics have no effect. The only thing I can think of is the possibility of a stricture. Has anyone else experienced burning, without infection, this far out from surgery?
Nov 2007 - PSA 6.2
Biopsy Nov 07: Three of 12 cores positive for adenocarcinoma; Gleason 3+3=6 at left apex, right lateral mid and right lateral base.
Open Surgery (RP) Feb 2008
Path Exam of Tissue: Gleason 4+4=8
Tumor confined to prostate gland
Staging: (pTNM): pT2c pNX pMX
Margins: Free of Tumor
Extraprostatic Extension: Absent
Seminal Vesicle Invasion: Absent
No perineural space invasion identified
CT Scan: No metastasis found
1st postop PSA: <0.10; 2nd: <0.10; 3rd: <0.10