PROTON THERAPY AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO SURGERY

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teb829
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   Posted 2/7/2007 8:32 PM (GMT -6)   
GO TO WWW.PROTONBOB.COM AND SEE SOME REMARKABLE RESULTS BY PEOPLE WHO OPTED FOR PROTON THERAPY OVER SURGERY WITH VERY FEW SIDE EFFECTS !! AFTER RESEARCHING MY OPTIONS AND TALKING TO PEOPLE WHO HAVE GONE THROUGH SURGERY,BRACHYTHERAPY AND PROTON THERAPY I'M GOING TO LOMA LINDA FOR PROTON TREATMENT-MY CANCER WAS CAUGHT QUITE EARLY- PSA 1.5  NO PALPABLE TUMOR -1 OF 12 BIOPSY SAMLES WITH A LESS THAN 10% INFILTRATION--GLEASON 3+3=6- TIME WILL TELL IF IT'S THE RIGHT DECISION - -

kziz
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Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 242
   Posted 2/7/2007 8:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Good luck to you teb829. That was a recent interest of ours, however, I think we have gone back to the surgery choice. open or Robot, that is our question......
Kurt & Courtney
47 year old
Great Health prior to dx
Dx on 1/29/07
PSA 4.1
Gleason 3+3=6, both lobes
Stage T2c, I believe
Tumor involves 20% of cores, both lobes
Looking for Surgeon with lots of da Vinci experience
Live in OK, willing to travel


bluebird
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Date Joined May 2006
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   Posted 2/7/2007 9:37 PM (GMT -6)   

Eeekkkkkkk (mouse squeak)

 

Hey Tom….  You had started a Thread re: Proton Therapy.... so I’ve placed a link to it here.. so others won’t miss it later down the road….  It has really good information ~ in the other postings on your thread... yeah

 

 

 

(direct link ~ just click on the title!  Reminder to click on the REFRESH icon once there)

PROTON THERAPY VERSUS SURGERY  started by Tom *teb829 

 

:) Lee

 

p.s. (I edited my other post on MotelMat’s thread…. Re: Proton Therapy) to show your link also.  sorry for any confusions.. tongue


mama bluebird - Lee & Buddy… from North Carolina

Link to our personal journey…>>>     Our Journey ~ Sharing is Caring 

April 3, 2006  53 on surgery day

RRP / Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy with "wide excision"

PSA 4.6   Gleason  3+3=6    T2a   Confined to Prostate

June 29th ~ PSA Less than 0.1 Non-detectable

Post Edited (bluebird) : 2/7/2007 8:44:21 PM (GMT-7)


Dutch
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   Posted 2/9/2007 2:34 PM (GMT -6)   

Teb829:

Glad to hear you have come to a decision regarding treatment.  I think you will find Loma Linda like no other place - enjoy your stay and take advantage of all that is offered (medical, physical, and social.)  Look forward to hearing from you as you progress.

Dutch

 

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