In another thread, Rich wrote:
new to the forum as of today.I've had radical retropubic prostatectomy on 3/3/10 removed catheter two weeks later and ended up in Er that night.Could not void after I had left the Drs. office.Second catheter in for 1 week flow was good for about 8hrs and stopped,back to the Er(the pain is unbearable)No diagnostic test yet waiting for appointment on 3/29/10 ,maybe a cystoscopy to look for stricture.Otherwise all has been good, I need to get rid of this bag!! Thanks for listening ,good luck to us all.
Rich, I did three or four cystograms and had my cath in for five weeks. Lets us know how it goes.
Age 55 - 5'11" 215lbs
Overall Heath Condition - Good
PSA - July 2007 & Jan 2008 -> 1.3
Biopsy - 03/04/08 -> Gleason 6
06/25/08 - Da Vinci robotic laparoscopy
05/14/09 - 4th Quarter PSA -> less then .01
11/20/09 - 18 Month PSA -> less then .01
Surgeon - Keith A. Waguespack, M.D.