Why open surgery in 2017?
open prostatectomy versus robotic procedure each has their own advantages and disadvantages.
open was free for me so that made the choice easier
Urologist that treated me did both types and said his only preference for the robotic was he sat down more.
June 2017 (age 59): PSA 4.4, Family history so MRI. Lesions Indicated.
Aug 2017: Biopsy. carcinoma on several cores. Gleason 3+4
Hist. report. pT2c. Gleason revised down to 3+3. No Extraprost extension;Pos. margins 2
Navic. fossa stricture likely from catheter. Dilations failed. Urethroplasty op. May 2018
PSA: Post surgery-Nov 18: 0.01,0.012,0.025,0.03
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