Brachy Boost Support Study

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Hardlyrob
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Date Joined Sep 2017
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   Posted 3/8/2018 11:21 AM (GMT -6)   
It seems that Tall Allen's support for Brachy Boost therapy has even more support from the Journal of American Medical Association - this looks like an important study given the differences in outcome for the various groups.
/jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2673969?

Rob
5/2017 PSA 34.2 age 53
6/2017 Dx by biopsy - 9 of 14 positive; Gleason 7 (4+3) 5% to 90% cancer
8/24/2017 RARP, Dr. Canes - Lahey Burlington (MA)
4/8 lymph nodes positive
Extraprostatic extension
Positive margin 5 MM
Seminal vesicle invasion
pT3b; pN1; M0
10/24/17 PSA 0.13
12/11/17 Started 18 months of Lupron
1/18 PSA <0.1; T=31
SRT 3/14 - 5/7/18 - 39 fractions

Tall Allen
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Date Joined Jul 2012
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   Posted 3/8/2018 1:13 PM (GMT -6)   
Rob-

My apologies. I posted without looking first and mostly duplicated your thread.
Allen - not an MD
•PSA=7.3, prostate volume=55cc, 8/17 cores G6 5-35% involvement
SBRT 9 yr onc. resultsSBRT 7 yr QOL results
•treated 10/2010 at age 57 at UCLA,PSA now: 0.1,no lasting urinary, rectal or sexual SEs
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Hardlyrob
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   Posted 3/8/2018 2:26 PM (GMT -6)   
No worries - now there's twice as much goodness to go round!
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