it depends on how busy your surgeon is. it can take up to three months to book some of the top surgeons. if you are in an earlier stage of PC, there is less of a rush. it is generally recommended that most patients seek some form of treatment within 3 to 6 months after biopsy, depending on their stage of PC.
68, Biopsy 9/27/06, Stage T1c, PSA 7.1, Gleason 6 [less than 5% in two areas], Gleason 7 (3+4) [less than 20% in third area], negative DRE, bone scan and MRI. Starting proton radiation therapy 2/22/07.
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