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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.
Hi I am Char, my husband Mike age 75 was recently diagnosed with Prostate cancer, his psa is 81 Gleason score is 8 and stage 4 from what I understand. The Urologist put him on generic for Casodex for a month and ordered a complete bone scan which…Continue
Started by Mike Green. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Feb 6.
Mike, thank you again for your comments. I hae one more question, Are you familiar with Proton Therapy? My understading is this is radiation that targets a beam to each cancer cell. Is this viable for my condition?Thanks again for your time and…Continue
Started by Thomas M. Drago. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Dec 11, 2020.
Mike, I hope these comments find you as I would really appreciate your input. It's been a while since I have written. Last time was in 2018.At that time I was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer. I went thru a clinical trial at MUSC in…Continue
Started by Thomas M. Drago. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Dec 9, 2020.
Hi guys, just looking for some advice. Had robotic removal in June 2018. PSA undetectable til Feb 2020 when it peaked at 0.22. Had seven weeks of radiation an 2 Luperon (?) injections. PSA now at 0.10 but still there. Just looking for any experience…Continue
Started by Mike B. Last reply by Mike B Nov 23, 2020.
Please see my stats for details on my recurrent cancer. After more than 4 PET scans at the Mayo in 2017, my oncologist said I should wait until my PSA has risen to 8 before getting another scan because the cancer remained undetectable. Then in…Continue
Started by Tom Full. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Nov 16, 2020.
I belong to another forum that sends me daily updates of new questions/posts. Does infolink do the same?Continue
Started by dale maley. Last reply by dale maley Oct 18, 2020.