12 months psa....0

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spottydog10
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   Posted 10/21/2010 1:25 PM (GMT -6)   
Well, 11 and a half months anyway.
Came back at <0.03 (low as the equipment goes)
See the surgeon next month, will see if he suggests 6 month testing.

Good luck to everyone.
Cheers,
Mike
 

Post Edited (spottydog10) : 10/21/2010 12:31:30 PM (GMT-6)


LV-TX
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   Posted 10/21/2010 1:29 PM (GMT -6)   
Excellent Mike...keep 'em coming
You are beating back cancer, so hold your head up with dignity

Les

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tatt2man
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   Posted 10/21/2010 2:17 PM (GMT -6)   
congrats on being in the ZERO CLUB ( <0.10) - here's to a lifetime of zero's!
hugs
BRONSON
Age: 55 -gay with spouse, Steve - live in Peteborough, Ontario, Canada
PSA: 10/06/2009 - 3.86
Biopsy: 10/16/2009- 6 of 12 cancerous samples, Gleason 7 (4+3)
Radical Prostatectomy: 11/18/2009
Pathology: pT3a- gleason 7 -extraprostatic extension -perineural invasion -prostate weight -34.1 gm
Post Surgery-PSA: April 8, 2010 - 0.05 -I am in the ZERO CLUB
Sept 23, 2010 -0.05 - again -hoorah !

Ed C. (Old67)
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   Posted 10/21/2010 2:24 PM (GMT -6)   
Mike that is great news. I know how elated I was on Tuesday when my 21 months SA came back undetectable. Congratulations!

spottydog10
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   Posted 10/21/2010 3:05 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks all,
And my team Everton beat Liverpool in the derby
(for all you footy fans out there)

Mike

Radical
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   Posted 10/21/2010 3:16 PM (GMT -6)   
Congrats Mike, yes I have been told the same thing, 0.03 is the lowest the machine can read.
...............Kev
Age 52yrs [Gold Coast Qld, Australia]
6 out of 8 cores positive 3 X 60% / 3 X 10%
PSA 4 Gleason Score 3+4=7 Stage T1c
RP 24/12/08
Upgrade Gleason Score 4+3=7 Gleason Differential 60%/40%
Stage T2c Three small foci total volume <10%
Neg Margins and Nodes
Nil - EPE
Dry less than 1 week. ED- okay with Meds.
PSA at 18mths no change remains 0.03
"Everday in Everyway, I get better"

60Michael
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   Posted 10/21/2010 3:27 PM (GMT -6)   
That is agreat number Mike. That and your team winning gives cause for a big celebration.
Michael
Dx with PCA 12/08 2 out of 12 cores positive 4.5 psa
59 yo when diagnosed, 61 yo 2010
Robotic surgery 5/09 Atlanta, Ga
Catheter out after 10 days
Gleason upgraded to 3+5, volume less than 10%
2 pads per day, 1 depends but getting better,
 started ED tx 7/17, slow go
Post op dx of neuropathy
T2C left lateral and left posterior margins involved
3 months psa.01, 6 month psa.4, 6 1/2 month psa.5 on 11/28/10
Starting IMRT on 1/18/10, Completed 39 tx at 70 gys on 3/12/10
6 week Post IMRT PSA .44 a drop from .5 but maybe more
Great family and friends
Michael
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