Congrats, Carlos, who completed 38 sessions of SRT today

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James C.
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   Posted 2/10/2011 4:15 PM (GMT -6)   
Congrats, hope you killed the suckers...
James C. Age 63
Gonna Make Myself A Better Man tinyurl.com/28e8qcg
4/07: PSA 7.6, 7/07 Biopsy: 3 of 16 PCa, 5% involved, left lobe, GS6
9/07: Nerve Sparing open RP, Path: pT2c, 110 gms., clear except:
Probable microscopic involvement-left apical margin -GS6
3 Years: PSA's .04 each test until 04/10-.06, 09/10-.09, 01/11-.09
ED-total-Bimix 30cc

Carlos
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Date Joined Nov 2009
Total Posts : 486
   Posted 2/10/2011 5:07 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks James,  I haven't had any short term side effects which was very surprising.  My only concerns are a slightly slower stream maybe related to a previous stricture and of course Dr. Myer's video that suggests I should have treated the nodes.  We'll see in a few months.
 
Carlos
Dx 2/2008, age 71, PSA 9.1, G8,T1c. daVinci surgery 5/2008, G8(5+3), pT2c. LFPF, good QOL. PSA <0.1 for 2 yrs. PSA rose to .2 at 30 months, SRT 12/2010.

Purgatory
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   Posted 2/10/2011 5:08 PM (GMT -6)   
Way to go, Carlos, there is a sense of accomplishment going through SRT, a duration contest. Hope it puts you back in the clear again
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
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