4.5 hours. He said it would have been shorter but the bladder had attached itself to the abdominal wall from a gut surgery done in '98. Completely continent, except for a sneeze issue( ragweed has started here). ED not a problem. Good luck with whatever you decide to do.
Dx: October,27, 2008(the day after my birthday)
Gleason:(4+3) 7 T2c
Cat scan: Negative
Biopsy: 4 of 12 positive
Confined to prostate.
DaVinci Jan. 19th, 2009. No lymph node involvement, all margins clear.
8 week PSa <0.01
Gleason downgraded to (3+4)7
6 month Psa , 0.1
9 month Psa, 0.2 Doubled! Criminy!
Started RT 10/28...one year since diagnosis. RT over 12/22.
3 month post RT Psa 0.1. 6month post RT Psa 0.1