I made a donation to the foundation that supports the hospital, in recognition of one of the rad techs. Then, around a year later, since my appointment was coinciding with the winter holiday season, I sent the staff in the rad oncology department a gift basket (Harry & David type food treats). That's about
I think I may start celebrating the date when I finished radiation as my second birthday, in the same way that Alan Alda does, after he nearly died from an intestinal obstruction, but was saved by the right doctor at the right time. If I do that, I'll be the one sending out the cards...
Dx Feb 2006, PSA 9 @age 43
RRP Apr 2006 - Gleason 3+4, T2c, NX MX, pos margins
PSA 5/06 <0.1, 8/06 0.2, 12/06 0.6, 1/07 0.7.
Salvage radiation (IMRT) Jan-Mar 2007
PSA 9/2007 and thereafter <0.1pcabefore50.blogspot.com