I haven't gotten far enough along to set up an traditions yet. My appointments are always at 2pm, too late for lunch and too early for supper, but I suppose I need to figure something to do to note the occasion.
I was an 8 year blood donor, every 56 days like clockwork, until my biopsy. I haven't donated since and was wondering what the limits were for being able to do so after surgery and a "clean" test. Guess I need to call the center and find out. Thanks for the reminder.
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 ED-continue 25mg Viagra, no response, begin Vacorect pump-
11/15/07 1st PSA-0.01, fully continent- no pads
12/17/07 ED- 3 mts.-continue Viagra and pump-no change-no response