Hate you gotta be here, but welcome, nonetheless. Your basic stats. are similar to mine and many others here. Those of us with early detection and treatment have a really good chance of killing it before it can get hold and do any damage. I am glad you pushed for that final biopsy. Sometimes we need to be more assertive in our dealings with our caregivers.
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 ED- 25mg Viagra nightly-no joy
10/19/07 Dry 24 hrs, pad at night just in case
11/15/07 1st PSA 0.01