Just cruisin' the web looking up various things
- I find sundays are kinda down days - too much into my head ( my post op bloodwork PSA as well as my cholesterol stuff -for my GP -is being done on wednesday)
- and reflected on someone's posting about
clinical trials - I have been a guinea pig too many times in the past...
-the following website - Ontario, Canada - lists some 77 trials being worked on /recruited for - dealing with aspects of prostate cancer / including advanced - not just the cancer but how the patient deals with nausea, pain and the like due to radiation, medications, and so on...
-it gives a glimpse into how prostate cancer affects the body ( and mind) and how many different aspects are there to treating it - www.ontario.canadiancancertrials.ca/
54 - gay - with spouse, Steve - 59PSA:
04/2007- 1.68 - 08/2009 - 3.46 - 10/2009 - 3.86Confirmation of Prostate Cancer:
October 16, 2009 - 6 of 12 cancerous samples , Gleason 7 (4+3)Doctor:
Dr. Mohamed Elharram -Urologist / Surgeon - Peterborough Regional Health CentreRadical Prostatectomy Operation:
November 18, 2009 , home - November 21, 2009Post Surgery Biopsy:
pT3a- gleason 7 - extraprostatic extension - perineural invasion - prostate weight - 34.1gm - ED Prescription:
Jan 8/2010 - started daily 5mg cialis - girth back to normal -but not much length - will go for trimix in April when I see docIncontinence:
3-5 pads/1-2 clothes changes/day- finally seeing improvement - March 3, 2010 - week 14 after surgery - location:
Peteborough, Ontario, CanadaPost Surgery-PSA:
to be announced - April 8, 2010