The doctor's assistant at the Cleveland Clinic today told me they never give prostate cancer patients chemo because they don't think it's effective. I'd appreciate any feedback.
Keeping the forum in my prayers,
SO diagnosed 4/15/09 age 47
Dx 4/15/09=Right side= Gleason 4+4=7, 40% involved, 5 out of 6 cores positive, perineural invasion present
Left side+ Gleason 4+4=8, 60% involved, 5 out of 6 cores positive, no perineural invasion present
5/14/09=Robotic surgery at Cleveland Clinic by Dr. Gong
pre-op PSA 15, MRI shows extracapsular penetration