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jacketch
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Date Joined Apr 2009
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   Posted 2/15/2011 10:26 AM (GMT -6)   
I have failed to show any sign of PSA on my latest test.
 
WooHoo to that yeah
63 yo
V10.46 Dx Feb-09

RRP 5-5-09

No adverse SE

PSA still zero after 18 months.


Thriving, not just surviving!

Post Edited (jacketch) : 2/15/2011 9:30:09 AM (GMT-7)


Purgatory
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Date Joined Oct 2008
Total Posts : 25380
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:30 AM (GMT -6)   
Must really suck to fail so well. 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

Worried Guy
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Date Joined Jul 2009
Total Posts : 3732
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:34 AM (GMT -6)   
"L" Loser!

Congrats.

p_elliott
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Date Joined Nov 2010
Total Posts : 143
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:40 AM (GMT -6)   
Well tha just sucks and I hope it just keep going that way for you for a long time.

James C.
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Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 4462
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:47 AM (GMT -6)   
What a zero!

Congrats and wishing you a lifetime of them.
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

142
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   Posted 2/15/2011 10:52 AM (GMT -6)   
Keep on Failing!

tatt2man
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Total Posts : 2842
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:59 AM (GMT -6)   
let's hear it for the Zero Hero !!
-all the best
BRONSON

Ed C. (Old67)
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Date Joined Jan 2009
Total Posts : 2458
   Posted 2/15/2011 2:51 PM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations. I never thought about congratulating someone for failing a test.
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, 21 months) undetectable
Latest PSA test (2 years) <.008 ?

tedgard
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Date Joined Feb 2008
Total Posts : 104
   Posted 2/15/2011 5:28 PM (GMT -6)   
Great!!! What a great Looooooser
Diagnosis Results – Oct 31, 2007;
•Age – 53 (turned 54 in Nov 2007)
•PSA is 3.83
•Gleason's Grade - 3+3=6, T1C

Surgery Dec 11, 2007;
•Cancer confirmed on Right mid and Left apex
•Both nerve bundles spared, some damage to the Left bundle.
•30 day PSA, .01
•90 day PSA, .00
•Latest PSA, .12
•ED treatments: Levitra, Cialis, Trimix, Erect Aid pump, Penile Implant on 3/12/2009
•Happy

MrsGFM
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Date Joined Feb 2010
Total Posts : 115
   Posted 2/15/2011 5:47 PM (GMT -6)   
Great news! So happy for you!
Mr GFM's statistics:
Age 50 at diagnosis
PSA History: 10-05 1.3, 01-07 2.09
8-07 - PSA at Biopsy: 2.26
2 of 12 positive
Gleason Score 3+3 6
11-07 - Robotic surgery hospitalized overnight.
Path Report:
Prostatic adenocardinoma, Gleasons 3+3+6, moderately differentiated
Percent of Prostate involved by tumor 5%
Staging pT2c pNx pMx
Margins free of tumor - no further invasion or extension
Catheter out in about 9 days. No incontinence.
Back to work in 2 weeks
ED - resolved. No meds needed at this time.
Post Op PSA: 03-08 0.01, 10-08 0.02, 7-09 0.04, 1-10 0.04, 7-10 0.04

lennybob
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Date Joined Dec 2010
Total Posts : 99
   Posted 2/15/2011 7:07 PM (GMT -6)   
This must be national zero day. They just keep coming.
I love it anc congrats.
Lynn
Age 53...51 when diagnosed.
February/09 PSA 11...GP discoverd during yearly physical...referred to Urologist
Biopsy found cancer, Gleason score of 6.
July 2009...Nerve-Sparing open radical prostatectomy.
Doing very well...only issue is ED and that is getting better.

Willie B
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Date Joined Jul 2010
Total Posts : 155
   Posted 2/15/2011 8:09 PM (GMT -6)   
Terrific news, keep it up!!

Cajun Jeff
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Total Posts : 4106
   Posted 2/15/2011 10:55 PM (GMT -6)   
Man your topic scared the heck out of me. Congrats on the zero.

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
2 year PSA <0.1
Only issue at this time is ED but getting better
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