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LenB
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   Posted 2/23/2011 12:30 PM (GMT -6)   
I am very happy to report that my latest PSA is still -0.1.
I'm happy with the result but frustrated that I am still wet after 17 months.
Age: 65

DX: 7/10/09

Gleason: 7

Biopsey: 2 chips with some cancer cells out of 30.

Robotic Surgery: 9/10/09
Cath out: 9/23/09
1st post op PSA: 10/20/09 <0.1
2nd post op PSA: 1/25/10 <0.1
3rd post op PSA 4/19/10 <0.1
4th post op PSA 7/19/10 <0.1
5th post op PSA 10/11/10 -0.1
As of 11/4/10 Still Wet 2 pads per 24 hr. period

Purgatory
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   Posted 2/23/2011 12:42 PM (GMT -6)   
Sorry about the wet part, but happy for you on another Zero, that is still the prime objective, keep that cancer gone or at bay. 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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Total Posts : 254
   Posted 2/23/2011 12:46 PM (GMT -6)   
Great news about the psa I hope the wetness improves soon for you

Ray

James C.
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   Posted 2/23/2011 1:27 PM (GMT -6)   
Congrats on the good news, wishing you a lifetime of less thans. Hopefully the wet will improve dramatically shortly.
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, 12/10-.09, 02/11-.08
ED-total-Bimix 30cc

clocknut
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   Posted 2/23/2011 1:29 PM (GMT -6)   
I'm very happy to read your good report.  Good luck to you on achieving complete dryness.

tatt2man
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   Posted 2/23/2011 1:45 PM (GMT -6)   
LEN:
Congrats on the <0.10 PSA
- here's to a lifetime of zero's
hugs
BRONSON
Age: 55 - gay with spouse of 14 years, Steve
location: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
PSA: 10/06/09 - 3.86
Biopsy: 10/16/09- 6 of 12 cancerous samples, Gleason 7 (4+3)
Radical Prostatectomy: 11/18/09
Pathology: pT3a -Gleason 7 -extraprostatic extension -perineural invasion -prostate weight -34.1 gm
PSA: 04/08/10 -0.05 -Zero Club
PSA: 09/23/10 -0.05 -Zero Club
PSA: 03/24/11 - TBA

Ed C. (Old67)
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   Posted 2/23/2011 8:31 PM (GMT -6)   
Len,
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, 21 months) undetectable
Latest PSA test (2 years) <.008 ?

livinadream
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   Posted 2/23/2011 8:52 PM (GMT -6)   
Great news thanks for sharing

peace to you
Dale
I was 45 at diagnosis with PSA of 16.3
http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/dalechildress

My gleason score from prostate was 4+5=9 and from the lymph nodes (3 positive) was 4+4=8
I had 44 IMRT's. Scheduled to have a radical on July 11th, 2007, surgery was aborted when it was discovered it had spread to the lymph nodes.
I was on Lupron, Casodex, and Avodart for two years with my last shot March 2009.
My Oncology hospital is The Cancer Treatment Center of America in Zion IL
PSA July of 2007 was 16.4
PSA May of 2008 was.11
PSA July 24th, 2008 is 0.04
PSA Dec 16th, 2008 is .016
PSA Mar 30th, 2009 is .02
PSA July 28th 2009 is .01
PSA OCt 15th 2009 is .11
PSA Jan 15th 2010 is .13
PSA April 16th of 2010 is .16
PSA July 22nd of 2010 is .71
PSA Sept of 2010 is .71
cancer in 4 of 6 cores
92%
80%
37%
28%
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