Group Hug ~ for Pasayten & Sun4pasayten ~ Surgery Day ~Tuesday April 24th

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   Posted 4/22/2007 7:23 PM (GMT -6)   

Be part of the HealingWell ~ as our “family” group sends special thoughts!!!

 This is the best therapy “preparation” we can give someone.



   :-)   Hi ~  Pasayten  &  Sun4pasayten, 


Just a little hug to let you know we will be there ~ in thoughts and prayers as you head into surgery…


I'm hoping you'll be on Chat tonight... I'll keep a look out to see if you're there.  It's 8:22 p.m. EST right now... 


Please touch base as soon as you feel up to it!!!


In Friendship,


 ~~*~~*~~*~~*~~~)*&^%  Group Hug %^&*(~~~*~~*~~*~~*~~


From the 3 of us...

Lee, Buddy, & Murphy



Threads by: :  pasayten  & sun4pasayten 

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Start of RRP journey for pasayten

Our Journey, Pasayten's Wife

mama bluebird - Lee & Buddy… from North Carolina

J  We invite you to visit our personal thread:  Click Here:  “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

2nd PSA 02-06-2007 Less than 0.1 Non-Detectable :)

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   Posted 4/22/2007 7:52 PM (GMT -6)   
Hey Pas and Sun4,

It'll soon be over and we will be waiting here on the "other side" to welcome you. Thanks so much for the chat the other night.

Best to you both...

Age 72. Diagnosed 11/03/06. PSA 7.05. Stage T2B Gleason 3+3.
RRP 12/7/06. Nerves and nodes okay.
Pathological stage: T2B. Gleason 3+4. Cancer confined to prostate.
PSA on 1/3/07 - 0.04. 
PSA on 4/4/07 - 0.00  T level - 48  Restarted T therapy.
Next PSA on 7/11/07.
 "Cancer feeds on fear - starve it to death."

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Date Joined Oct 2006
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   Posted 4/22/2007 8:16 PM (GMT -6)   
hi Pas and avis,

best wishes! keep us all updated when able :)

Age: 63
Diagnosed: 10/30/06
PSA: 3.7 (up from 3.4 previous year)
Biopsy: 1/10 cancerous, 5% of one core, right apex.
Gleason: 3+3=6
Da Vinci: April 10, 2007
Path results: 1% of prostate involved. Very small tumors on both right and left apex. Negative margins. Gleason 3+4=7.

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   Posted 4/22/2007 9:14 PM (GMT -6)   
Just wanted to jump on here and let you know we're praying for you and will be thinking of you as you head into surgery. We'll be waiting for you when you get back on here.
As Mama Blue said - we're sorry we've let this time go by without keeping up with you.

Wishing you all the best,

Husband Diagnosed 11/17/05 Age: 63 No Symptoms
PSA: 7.96, Positive DRE
Biopsy Right: 6 of 6 Cores Positive Biopsy Left: 1 of 6 Cores Positive
Gleason: 4+3 = 7 Stage: T2B N0 MX
2/09/06: LRP Restage: T3A NX MX
3 mo. PSA Post Surgery: 11.8, 12.9, 13.9 Bone scan, CT scan, Endorectal MRI, Chest XR - neg.
9/06/06: 6 mo. PSA: 18.8 CT shows distant lymph node involvement Start HT Lupron 3 mo. shots
12/06/06: PSA 0.8
03/07/07 - PSA 0.3

Post Edited (myman) : 4/23/2007 2:43:02 PM (GMT-6)

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Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 60
   Posted 4/23/2007 1:44 AM (GMT -6)   
Wishing you all the best. I am in Day 7 on the other side and it does get better day by day. Just take it easy and do what the doctors and nurses say.  Ed

Age: 63
PSA 2.62
Negative DRE
Gleason 3,3
Stage T1c
Prostate 63 cm
Cancer 5% in one of twelve modules
DaVinci April 16, 2007

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Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 242
   Posted 4/23/2007 6:30 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi guys, Just wanted to let you know that you both will be in our hearts tomorrow. Good luck and know that everything gets better on the flip side. Courtney
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
Live in OK
Da Vinci scheduled 3-14-07 in Austin
Post-Op  Gleason 6, Stage t2c nx mx  YAAAAA HOOOOOO! 

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Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 365
   Posted 4/23/2007 10:12 PM (GMT -6)   
Dittos to all the above.  You will soon be past a major hurdle in your journey.  Take your time, take it easy and heal -- both physically and mentally.
Best to ya both.

54 years old

PSA = First ever was 9.8 in late Oct. ‘06, two weeks later, 10.1

DRE: Negative

Biopsy results 11/22/06 (6 out of 8 cores positive), both lobes, Gleason 3+3 = 6

Da Vinci Robotic RP surgery, City of Hope, Jan 12, 2007

Post surgery pathology – Organ confined, Gleason still 6, margins clear.

First post-surgery PSA -- Undetectable, 2/20/07

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