Give you the short version, lol. First 31 days, by surgeons choice due to surgical complications. Cath came out, next day, blockage, new cath in. 2 weeks later, cath out, back in ER that night, blockage, cath 3 in place. Cath came out, cyclscope checked me out, noted "flap" blockage at bladder neck, scope out, cath 4 in place. Week later, surgery to correct flap blockage, cath 5 in place. On day 66, cath 5 out, been on my own since, that was January 19th.
Age 56, 56 at DX, PSA 7/7 5.8, 7/8 12.3
3rd Biopsy 9/8 Positive 7 of 7 cores pos, 40-90%, Gleason 7
Open RP surgery 11/14/8, Right nerves saved, 4 days hospital, staples out 11/24/8, 5th cath out on 1/19/9
Post-surgery Pathlogy Report:Gleason 3+4=7, pT2c, 42 grm, tumor 20%, Contained in capsular, clear margins, clear lymph nodes
First PSA Post Surgery 2/9 .05