This is my first post after 3 1/2 years of lurking and learning.
I learned what I needed to know by reading the posts and archives.
My thanks to all the members who made a very devastating health problem much easier to deal with.
My profile tells my story
So I though i would log in to tell the members about
the trial I just started yesterday for rising psa with no sign of mets with ct .bone scan, x-ray etc.
Dana- Farber Cancer Inst. Boston Ma
It is a 6 month phase 2 trial.
Arm 1- Avastin plus standard of care adt (cab)
Arm 2 standard of care adt (cab).
age 68 diag. oct 2006 GS8 T2b
4 of 8 cores 20% 30% 60% 100%
rrp dec 2006 Gs9 4+5 m+ sv+ ec
second opinion Dana-Farber 4+4 T5 = GS9
Rt 35 sessions to lymph nodes and prostrate 4-2007
cab 3 2007 two 3 month lupron 6 months casodex.
psa undetectable from june 2007 to march 2010
june .3 sept.6 dec 2.5 :(
Currently enrolled Dana- Farber T2 trial Avastin and cab for 6 months
Post Edited (duke68) : 12/18/2010 11:03:57 AM (GMT-7)