I was waiting for Gordy to respond. And I hope he can add more details.
Gordy is one of two men that I know of that had recurrent prostate cancer with no PSA jump. But take it to heart, it is extremely rare.
Ed don't let those aches and pains drive you up any walls. I drove down to see family this past week and my hip was bothering me on the long drive to the Los Angeles area. And yea in the back of my mind was that i had a good PSA test a few weeks ago... but i chalk it up to a sore hip...
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 48 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7
RALP ~ 2/17/2007 at the City of Hope near Los Angeles.
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.
"I beat up this disease and took its lunch money! I am in remission."
I am currently not being treated, but I do have regular oncology visits.
I am the president of an UsTOO chapter in Las Vegas
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