Posted 10/26/2007 6:29 AM (GMT -7)
Mine was similar and coded pT2c, which indicates the cancer is most likely contained within the gland. Post op rating may or may not change. Mine didn't. I think it stays standard for the Gleason scale that we both had 3+3=6.
Put another way, "if you gots to have it, you gots the bestes kind"...lol
4/19/07 PSA 7.6, referred to Urologist, recheck 6.7 06/05/07
7/11/07 Biopsy- 16 core samples, size of gland around 76 cc. Staging pT2c
7/17/07 Path report: 3 of 16 PCa, 5% involved, left lobe , GS 3/3:6.
9/24/07 Retropubic Radical Prostatectomy performed
9/26/07 Post-op Path Report: GS 3+3=6 Staging pT2c, 110gms, margins clear
10/15/07 Dry daytime, small leak if I don't wake up in time (@3 hrs.) at night.
10/15/07 ED- 25mg Viagra nightly-no joy
11/15/07 1st PSA scheduled