One Year Post Surgery PSA Check

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Modelshipwright
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Date Joined May 2009
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   Posted 11/2/2010 7:20 AM (GMT -6)   
Yesterday was a great relief as I found out my PSA was undetectable one year after my DaVinci Surgery. :-)
 
I am hopeful for many happy returns.
 
Bill

Post Edited (Modelshipwright) : 11/2/2010 7:06:27 AM (GMT-6)


Purgatory
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Date Joined Oct 2008
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   Posted 11/2/2010 7:37 AM (GMT -6)   
bill, that is great news to read this moning, congratulations
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

Burlcodad
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Date Joined Nov 2009
Total Posts : 254
   Posted 11/2/2010 7:59 AM (GMT -6)   
Great news Bill
 
Ray

Cajun Jeff
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   Posted 11/2/2010 9:22 AM (GMT -6)   
Great news to start my day. Thanks for the good news.

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

tatt2man
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Date Joined Jan 2010
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   Posted 11/2/2010 9:39 AM (GMT -6)   
bill - congrats on the zero club membership - here's to a lifetime of zero's !!!
BRONSON

English Alf
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   Posted 11/2/2010 11:07 AM (GMT -6)   
great news Bill


alf

Magaboo
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   Posted 11/2/2010 12:01 PM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations on the great news. May you have many more years of the
same.
 
Mag

Born 1936
PSA 7.9, Gleason Score 3+4=7, 2 of 8 positive
open RP Nov 06, T3a, Gleasons 3+4=7, Seminal vesicles and lymph nodes clear
Catheter out 15 Dec 06, Dry since 11 Feb 07
All PSA tests in 2007 (4) <.04
PSA tests in 2008: Mar.=.04; Jun.=.05; Sept.=.08; at SRT Start=0.1, Salvage RT completed (33 days-66Gy) 19 Dec 08
PSA: in Jan 09 =.05, all tests to date (Jul 10) <.04

Ed C. (Old67)
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   Posted 11/2/2010 1:56 PM (GMT -6)   
Bill, thanks for sharing the good news. Congratulations.
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

Ed C. (Old67)
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Date Joined Jan 2009
Total Posts : 2461
   Posted 11/2/2010 1:56 PM (GMT -6)   
Bill, thanks for sharing the good news. Congratulations.
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
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