Our old friend popped in with...
Heh you guys all got off cheap, well except Tony. My insurance was billed about 144K for my proton treatment. I haven't been around here posting much but just got my latest PSA done and thought I would pop in and say Hi. Latest results are in my sig.
54 years old (55 currently)
PSA 5.6 on 3/20/07
Biopsy on 4/20/07
3 out of 12 cores positive, 2 on the right lobe with 5% adenocarcinoma Gleason 3+3, 1 on the left lobe 10% adenocarcinoma Gleason 3+4, overall Gleason graded 7 Cancer T1C. After web research discovered Proton Beam Therapy and called Loma Linda. Completed consultation with Dr. Luu on 7/5/2007 and started treatment at Loma Linda on 7/26/07. Completed treatment 44 on 9/28/07. 0 treatments remain. Side Effects are zero. 1st PSA result on January 28th is 1.1. PSA result on July 17th, 2008 .73 . PSA result on January 22nd, 2009 .66 18 months removed from start of treatment.
Post Edited (TC-LasVegas) : 1/22/2009 10:54:08 PM (GMT-7)