Still a ZERO!!

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SHU93
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   Posted 5/20/2011 1:30 PM (GMT -6)   
Had my appointment this moring, my Doc walked and said Your still a zero and I expect you
to be a zero for the rest of your life!!!!!
 
One interesting note I came home and checked the mail and received a letter from Lab Corp with my results!!!
First time that has happened to me!! Wonder if there are doing this now?

Ed C. (Old67)
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   Posted 5/20/2011 1:35 PM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations on your zero. It is nice to get news like that.

tatt2man
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   Posted 5/20/2011 7:37 PM (GMT -6)   
congrats on your zero - here's to the doc's words coming true and a lifetime of zero's ahead.
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BRONSON
Age:55 -gay with spouse of 14 years, Steve -Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
PSA:10/06/09 3.86
Biopsy:10/16/09- 2 of 12 cancerous, 5% involvement -Gleason 7 (3+4)
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 -0.02 -Zero Club
PSA:03/24/12- TBA

reachout
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   Posted 5/20/2011 8:23 PM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations! Drinks are on you.
Age: 66
PSA: bounced around from 2.6 to 5.6 over 2 years
Biopsy 8 of 12 +, G 3+4, T2a
DaVinci 9/09, path G 4+3, - M, NX, MX, T2c
Continent right away
ED pills did't work, Trimix works well
Post-surgery PSA:
12/09 <0.1
4/10 <0.014
6/10, 9/10, 12/10 <0.1
4/11 0.05
5/11 0.05

Purgatory
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   Posted 5/20/2011 9:31 PM (GMT -6)   
good going, we love these kinds of reports
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 margin
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, 2/11 1.24, 4/11 3.81
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 9/10

An38
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   Posted 5/21/2011 9:31 AM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations! Love hearing the good news and I sure it would be a weight off your mind.

An
Husband's age: 52. Sydney Australia.
Family history: Mat. grandfather died of PC at 72. Mat. uncle died of PC at 60. He has hereditary PC.
PSA: Aug07 - 2.5|Feb08 - 1.7|Oct09 - 3.67 (free PSA 27%)|Feb10 - 4.03 (free PSA 31%) |Jun10 - 2.69. DRE normal.
Biopsy 28Apr10: negative for a diagnosis of PC however 3 focal ASAPs “atypical, suspicious but not diagnostic” for PC. Review of biopsy by experienced pathologist, 1/12 core: 10% 3+3 (left transitional), 1/12 core: ASAP (left apex)
Nerve sparing RP, 20Aug10 with Dr Stricker. Post-op path: 3+4 (ISUP 2005). Neg (margins, seminal vesicles, extraprostatic extension). Multifocal, with main involvement in the fibro-muscular zone. T2C.
Post RP PSA,
Lab 1: Sep10 – 0.02|Nov10 – 0.03|Dec10 – 0.03|Feb11 – 0.03
Lab 2: Nov 10 - 0.01|Dec10 – 0.01|Feb11 – 0.01|Apr11 – 0.01

Steve n Dallas
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   Posted 5/21/2011 9:34 AM (GMT -6)   
Great News.
 
How far out are you from treatment? Isn't this over the two year mark?

p_elliott
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   Posted 5/21/2011 11:11 AM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations I raise my bourbon glass in celebration.

Tim G
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   Posted 5/22/2011 11:22 PM (GMT -6)   
Congratulations!  All the best on a continued cancer-free lifetime
 
Tim 

Sleepless09
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   Posted 5/22/2011 11:27 PM (GMT -6)   
Great news! And, you're on a life time roll. Excellent.

Sheldon AKA Sleepless
Age 67 in Apil '09 at news of 4 of 12 cores positive T2B and Gleason 3 + 3 and 5% to 25% PSA 1.5
Re-read of slides in June said Gleason 3 + 4 same four cores 5% to 15%
June 29 daVinci prostatectomy, Dr. Eric Estey, at Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton one night stay
From "knock out" to wake up in recovery less than two hours.  Actual surgery 70 minutes
Flew home to Winnipeg on July 3 after 5 nights in Ramada Inn  ---  perfect recovery spot!
Catheter out July 9
Final pathology is 3 + 4 Gleason 7, clear margins, clear nodes, T2C, sugeron says report is "excellent"
 
Oct 1st 09 -- dry at night, during day some stress issues.
Oct 31st padless 24/7 
 
First post op PSA Sept 09  less than 0.02
PSA on Oct 23, 2009 less than 0.02
PSA on Jan 8, 2010  less than 0.02
PSA on April 9, 2010 less than 0.02 
PSA on July 9, 2010 (one year) less than 0.02
  

SHU93
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Date Joined Aug 2008
Total Posts : 328
   Posted 5/23/2011 7:36 AM (GMT -6)   
Steve,

I will hit my 3 year mark in July. Time has flown by!! Not sure when I will goto the yearly test schedule still on the 6 month testing schedule.
Age Dx 37, 7/2008, First PSA : 4.17 5/2008
Second PSA After 2 weeks of antibiotics : 3.9 6/2008
DRE: Negative 5/2008, Biopsy: 6 out 12 Postive all on right side, Gleason 7 (3+4).
Bone Scan/CAT Scan: Clear 7/2008
Da Vinci Surgery 7/2008, PostOp: T2c (On Both sides), margins clear, seminal clear, nodes, clear. Gleason 6(3+3).
8 Post Op PSA’s from 9/2008 to 5/2011: <0.1

beachbum50
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   Posted 5/23/2011 10:24 AM (GMT -6)   
tongue  Awesome news, very happy that you have renewed your ZERO CLUB membership!
 
Beachbum
Beachbum

PSA 10 June 2007
Biopsy July 2, 15 of 16 samples positive
T2C
3+3=6
prostate weighed 40 grams
Di Vinci 10/09/07, four hours on table, 3 in recovery
Total time in Hospital: 29 hours, 3+4=7
Record for Dr. Lance, 65% of prostate had cancer, but NO spread, clean margins,Clean nodes,
First PSA at 5 weeks, UNDETECTABLE!
Update, 11/2010 Three year PSA still UNDETECTABLE

clocknut
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   Posted 5/23/2011 11:06 AM (GMT -6)   
Great news, and may it always be so!

Cajun Jeff
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   Posted 5/23/2011 11:31 AM (GMT -6)   
Wonderful news I hope to follow in your footsteps this week. My appointment is tomorrow and I should have my PSA on TH.

2years 7 months. Your right time fly's when your having fun. Retirement is a blast!

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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