My Partins and nomograms all pointed to a high probability of the cancer being outside the gland. My uro (surgeon) said no surgery. HDR, IMRT and HT instead. Another uro, med onc and two rad oncs all agreed. All said to only use surgery if there is a very high probability of a cure.
PSA 59 on 8-26-2010 age 60. Biopsy 9-8-2010 12/12 positive, 20-80% involved, PNI in 3 cores, G 3+3,3+4,and 4+3=G7, T2b.
Eligard and Jalyn started on 10-7-2010. IMRT to prostate and lymph nodes started on 11-8-2010, HDR Brachytherapy December 6 and 13, 2010.
PSA < .1 and Testosterone less than 3 since February 2011