Forgive me guys, I have been investigating the net today and have come up with another interesting article, which I thought I would share in relation to Tumor volume and predicting a
reocurrance. (link attached)
I must admit, I am finding it hard to calculate my Tumor volume and Prostate Size. I could use some help in there are any budding mathematicians out there...........Cheers Nothard
Prostate Size according to pathology report is 3.5x3.0x2.5 = ? cc
Tumor Volume in total = 0.98cm3 is that just simply 0.98 cc's (if so isnt that pretty small ?)
6 out of 8 cores positive 3 X 60% / 3 X 10%
Robotic Surgery 24/12/08
Upgrade Gleason 4+3=7 (60% Grade 4)
Three small foci total volume 10%
Neg Margins and Nodes
Nil - Extraprostatic Extentions
Dry less than 1 week.
ED- taking Meds/ No results yet/still "NotHard"
PSA 28/1/09 0.03
PSA 24/2/09 0.03
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