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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.
So I'm not sure what to make of this. I recently had my second mpMRI and subsequent 1 year follow up biopsy. The original biopsy was determined to be GS 3+3. It was sent for genomic testing that essentially confirmed the results and prognosis was…Continue
Started by Randy Wood. Last reply by Randy Wood 1 hour ago.
I belong to a facebook group called "Prostate Cancer Support Group" and it is very discouraging to see most posts come from men who have been told to have surgery even though the PSA is less than 10 and GL is 6. What is going on? The new…Continue
Started by Alan Kousen. Last reply by DJ Jul 5.
Started by Jan Manarite Jul 5.
Hi Mike and y'all, it's been a while since I've visited here. Had my robotic surgery last December to remove my prostate. Have had two PSA tests since - January & June (with next one scheduled in December) - both of them were "undetectable". I…Continue
Started by Sam. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Jun 30.
My background/history at end of this post.Was given some labs to check bone markers -Bone Alkaline Phosphatase (different test than regular ALP)andN-telopeptidebesides the regular ALPAnd they are high and out of range - tests done 2 mos ago so am…Continue
Started by george. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Jun 29.
My PSA was <0.1 in March 2011, <0.1 in September 2011, 0.1 in March 2012, <0.2 in May 2012 (tested by GP), and 0.3 in August 2012 (again tested by the same GP). How aggressive is that increase?Continue
Started by Arthur Rollins. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Jun 16.