Today's beer tasted really, really good! (A big bottle of Fat Tire Amber Ale). It was the best one I've had in three months.
Blood draw results today: psa of < 0.1 at 6 weeks post surgery.
Thanks to all of your support and that of my family and friends I hope to have weathered the worst of this battle.
Remember to p often when celebrating.
PSA 01/07 was 1.2, PSA 01/08 was 1.9, PSA 01/09 was 2.5.
BIOPSY 02/24/09, adenocarcinoma DX at age 52
Right:GS 3+3=6, tumor 3/6 cores, 10% involvement,PNI-Yes
Left: GS 3+3=6, tumor 1/7 cores, <5% involvement,PNI-No
LARP 04/09/09,nerve sparing. Final pathology:
GS 3+4=7, Margins uninvolved, 2 lymph nodes negative.
Catheter removed on 04/17. First no-pad day was 05/03.
ED treatment is 25 mg Viagra nightly.
First followup PSA results on 05/28/09: <0.1,undetectable!