living1963 thanks for the reply. Can you tell me anything more about
your uncle like how long after his prostrate cancer was he diagnosed with leukemia etc and what type treatment he received. We are trying to gather as much information as possible before the appointment. Thanks for the reply. Bob
Age 59 at diagnosis
PSA 1.7 Nodule felt. Biopsy 4+4 T2B
1-30-06 Surgery, Infiltrating adenocarcinoma.Nodes & margins clear, some prostrate cells found on bladder neck.
Post op Gleason 7 T2c 4+3 PSA .04
12-07 PSA jump .14 (11 Months)
12-07 Nodule felt, biopsy negative
4-3-08 PSA .32 ouch
4-15-08 Nodule size increased.
5-8-08 PSA still .32
5-15-08 Bone scan clean, nodule size increased. Biopsy scheduled for 5-22-08
5-30-08 Biopsy came back cancerous. Next step consultation with oncology 6-5-08 for further scans & test.
6-19-08 Starting Radiation, treatment facility two hours from home.
8-14-08 Completed Tomotherapy, still tired and some bowel issues. ED no problem at this point but doctor warned me this could change. Waiting for zero's. Next psa test 9-15-08
9-23-08 1 month post radiation psa from .32 to .14.
11-12-08 Post follow up with oncologist.
Next psa in 60 days hoping for all zero's
12-18-08 Post Radiation PSA .05