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teallen
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:00 PM (GMT -6)   
I recieved the results from my post op PSA and it was <.008. Should I be really excited or should I just take it for what it is. I may even play the lottery because I feel so lucky.
Age 42 PSA 7.4 4+4 G8
Davinci Sept.8 2010
No incontinence issues but ED issues
1st post surgery PSA <.008

tatt2man
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:02 PM (GMT -6)   
teallen:
congratulations on being in the Zero Club - here's to a lifetime of zero's!
BRONSON

pattersson
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:12 PM (GMT -6)   
It can't get any better than that !
Radical prostactemy 10/2006 @42, PSA 3.9, Gleason 3+4
PSA <0.2 2006-2009

PSA 0.14 01/2010
0.07 05/2010
0.06 10/2010

60Michael
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:12 PM (GMT -6)   
If I had those numbers I would feel excited and play the lottery. Congrats and here is to many more zeros in your life.
Michael

Purgatory
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:14 PM (GMT -6)   
thats an outstanding number, congrats, and enjoy that feeling, you are solidly in the Zero Club by a mile.

david
Age: 58, 56 dx, PSA: 7/07 5.8, 10/08 16.3
3rd Biopsy: 9/08 7 of 7 Positive, 40-90%, Gleason 4+3
open RP: 11/08, on catheters for 101 days
Path Rpt: Gleason 3+4, pT2c, 42g, 20% cancer, 1 pos marg
Incont & ED: None
Post Surgery PSA: 2/09 .05,5/09 .1, 6/09 .11. 8/09 .16
Post SRT PSA: 1/10 .12, 4/8 .04, 8/6 .06 11/10 Not taking it
Latest: 6 Corr Surgeries to Bladder Neck, SP Catheter since 10/1/9, SRT 39 Sess/72 gy ended 11/09, 21 Catheters, Ileal Conduit Surgery 9/23/10

Ed C. (Old67)
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:56 PM (GMT -6)   
teallen,
That is a very good number. Congratulation and welcome to the zero club. Membership has its privileges.
Age: 67 at Dx on 12/30/08 PSA 3.8
2 cores out of 12 were positive Gleason (4+4)
Davinci surgery 2/9/09 Gleason 4+4 EPE,
Margins clear, nerve bundles removed
Prostate weighed 57 grams 10-20% involved
all PSA tests since (2, 5, 8, 11, 15, 18 months) undetectable
Latest PSA test (21 months) .005

Steve n Dallas
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   Posted 11/1/2010 2:59 PM (GMT -6)   
New Guy buys the beer tongue

Radical
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   Posted 11/1/2010 3:09 PM (GMT -6)   
Pint Please !

a777
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   Posted 11/1/2010 3:13 PM (GMT -6)   
congratulations!!!
Age-65
PSA- 9.9
G7 (3+4)
6 of 10 positive
left base (conventional type seen in 2/2 cores, involving 50% of submitted tissue, G7 (3+4-pattern 4 accounting for 40% of tumor)
left mid (conventional type seen in 2/2 cores, involving 50% of submitted tissue, G7 (3+4-pattern 4 accounting for 40% of tumor)

Oct 28 2010 laparoscopic rrp
dr said everything went fine. things look good.
waiting for pathology

stevmac1
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Date Joined May 2010
Total Posts : 129
   Posted 11/1/2010 4:13 PM (GMT -6)   
Welcome to the Zero Club. You owe us a beer. And YES, we are excited for you!
steve
50 Yrs. old. DX Feb, 2010 w/6.6 PSA.
Biopsy 04-24-10, Gleason 3+3=6
4 of 5 cores left side inv. 4 of 6 rt side
RRP 06-07-10....
16 days post-op, catheter out.
Gleason upgraded to 3+4
No involvement of lymph nodes & seminal vesicle.
Perineural invasion present :(
Totally continent @ 8 weeks post-op. (!!!)
1st post-op PSA @ 12 weeks - Less than 0.05

teallen
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   Posted 11/1/2010 4:24 PM (GMT -6)   
I would be more than happy to buy the beer, Thanks guys for all the support!!!
Age 42 PSA 7.4 4+4 G8
Davinci Sept.8 2010
No incontinence issues but ED issues
1st post surgery PSA <.008

Cajun Jeff
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   Posted 11/1/2010 4:30 PM (GMT -6)   
tea: Set them up we all want to raise a mug to you!

Cajun Jeff
9/08 PSA 5.4 referred to Urologist
9/08 Biopsy: GS 3+4=7 1 positive core in 12 1% cancer core
10/08 Nerve-Sparing open radicalSurgery Path Report Downgrade 3+3=6 GS Stage pT2c margins clea
r3 month: PSA <0.1
19th month: PSA <0.1
Only issue at this time is ED

clocknut
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   Posted 11/1/2010 4:32 PM (GMT -6)   
Please email a nice, tall, cool one to me!  Congratulations to you!

spottydog10
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Total Posts : 348
   Posted 11/1/2010 4:33 PM (GMT -6)   
Yeah, cuppa for me too (and a biscuit)
Well done mate,
Mike

English Alf
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   Posted 11/2/2010 1:45 AM (GMT -6)   
Well done
I've just boiled the kettle so tea on it's way!

does less than 008 make you 007?!!

Alf

Post Edited (English Alf) : 11/2/2010 1:00:23 AM (GMT-6)

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