My PSA two months post RP came in at 0.1 which I'm not unhappy with or surprised about
given my pathology. I still have incontinence and probably will wait until next PSA test to decide if RT is necessary. Fingers crossed!
Age 70 Jan 2014
BPH since age 58 treated with finasteride and tamsulosin.
Low T since age 58 treated with Androgel
Biopsy 6/24/13 after PSA rose from 2.7 to 5.4 to 6.6; PC in 2 of 6 cores Gleason 4+5= 9 (10%, 40%)
open RP 9/7/13 by Dr. Ted Schaeffer MD Ph.D. at Johns Hopkins
Pathology 9/9/13: Gleason 9, SVI, ECE and pos. margin at base ( Gleason 7), N0.
PSA 11/1/13: 0.1