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One of our primary goals is to help newly diagnosed men to come to the best possible decision for them about a specific course of action. Given two men with exactly the same clinical characteristics, the best possible decision for man A may be very different to the best possible decision for man B.
I have finally got a copy of my biopsy report from August 2017 and have posted it as two photos.It shows that I did not have Large Cell Pca but Gian Cell (pleomorphic giant cell prostate cancer) which is even rarer. From The European Society of…Continue
Started by Brian Edwards 6 hours ago.
I am 11 years post RP. I went through what could be described as a barbaric, disingenuous, and debilitating process. I have been in therapy for over 10 years. I've tried pill, shots, diet, pumps, etc. My marriage fell apart and all new attempts at…Continue
Started by Eduardo. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott 15 hours ago.
I am new to site after being recommended by a friend. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer from my biopsy results from yesterday. All of them had some % of cancer in them. All were 3+4=7 except 1 which was 4+3=7 and a couple had some nerve…Continue
Started by Kevin Tepper. Last reply by Kevin Tepper yesterday.
Sorry I have not updated my post in such a long time. I finally got a call from my former Emory urologist, Chad W. Ritenour, M.D. and he apologized for not getting back to me sooner. He explained serious delays in information being passed along to…Continue
Started by John Paul Jones. Last reply by Jan Manarite Mar 6.
Struggling w/ treatment options for T3BN0M0, Gleason 9, PSA 15.9 Began Bicalutamide 50 mg oral med and had round one of Lupron 6 month injection this week. Now must sort out EBRT (WPRT) given by IMRT, vs. Proton Therapy, vs. Varian Edge Technology.…Continue
Started by Sally Layton Laney. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Feb 27.
My one year appointment, and tests are good news. No detectable PSA and my testosterone is increasing! Still some residual hot flashes, some ISB, and fat accumulation around my mid section ( Its the ADT ) even though my weight has not increased.…Continue
Started by Alan Kousen Feb 23.