A reason to fight ?

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EnglishBob
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Date Joined Jan 2011
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   Posted 6/11/2011 4:52 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi everyone,

We all look for different reasons for inspiration to fight this problem that we all have a link with. Well i had a HUGE inspirational day today, its my 59th birthday and my first post op birthday, maybe its like having a first birthday all over again .......

Find your own inspiration and make it work,
Hugs to you all from the crazy English guy, Bob xxxx
Age 58
Prostate problems since early 40s
Ed since early 40s
April 2007 biopsy & all clear
July 2010 prostate swollen more, psa up to 5.6 August 6.7
September, biopsy again
October 7th diagnosed prostate cancer, Gleason grade 6 at 10% mass
December 13th 2010 open Radical Proctatectomy (non nerve sparing)
Pathology results came back Gleason grade 7 at 12% mass BUT clear margins
Catheter out Jan 5th 2011
Caverject for penile therapy 22nd Jan 2011
Dry at night since 1st Feb 2011
Psa at 3 months post op is now 0.03
Dry in day and pad free from 16th April 2011 :))

Radical
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Date Joined Mar 2009
Total Posts : 739
   Posted 6/11/2011 4:59 PM (GMT -6)   
Hey Bob, don't fight to hard Mate, your stats are looking pretty good to me, and don't get to inspired either, I'm sure the neighbors would hate to see you running around in that birthday suit. lol

Cheers from Oz.......Kev
Kev 53yrs [Gold Coast Qld, Australia]
PSA 4 Gleason 7 [4+3]
RP 24/12/08 Dr Philip Stricker [Sydney]
Stage 2 Tumor 7% Margin status- Focal Involvement
Fully Cont. ED- 90%
PSA @ 2.5yrs <0.01
"Every-day in Every-way I Get Better"

James C.
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   Posted 6/11/2011 5:26 PM (GMT -6)   
Ok, happy birthday, and many happy returns. Good for the good news, also
James C, 64, East TN
Gonna Make Myself A Better Man tinyurl.com/28e8qcg
4/07: PSA 7.6, 7/07 Biopsy: 3 of 16 PCa, 5% inv, lf. lobe, GS6
9/07: Nerve Spar. open RP, Path: pT2c, 110 gms., clear except:
Prob. microscopic inv.-left apical margin -GS6
3 Years: PSA's .04 each test until 4/10-.06, 9/10-.09, 12/10-.09, 2/11-.08, 5/11-.08
Bimix .30

Purgatory
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Date Joined Oct 2008
Total Posts : 25393
   Posted 6/11/2011 5:43 PM (GMT -6)   
Happy Birthday, Bob, and may you have many, many more to come.
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

clocknut
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   Posted 6/11/2011 6:01 PM (GMT -6)   
Happy birthday, Bob, and many, many more!

60Michael
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Date Joined Jan 2009
Total Posts : 2243
   Posted 6/11/2011 6:25 PM (GMT -6)   
Good to hear about your inspirational day Bob. Here's to many, many more for you.
Michael

SmileyIrish1
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Date Joined Jun 2011
Total Posts : 2
   Posted 6/11/2011 10:38 PM (GMT -6)   
Happy b/day, Bob. I am new at this and for my husband and I everyday is a celebration.
SmileyIrish1
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