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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.
After my last PSA of 6.1, urologist wants another biopsy. He refused to entertain any discussion of alternative testing or waiting. I decided to get a second opinion from a world renowned urologist…Continue
Started by Eric Weinstein. Last reply by Brian Watts 10 hours ago.
I am 54 years old. I was diagnosed last week with PC. T2C. Gleason score of 3+3 =6. 12 cores, 5 positive, three cores at 2-5% and 2 around 10%.PSA at time of diagnosis was 3.5. I was diagnosed with…Continue
Started by Mark M. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Apr 16.
I have a 78 year old friend who was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer. Gleason score was 7, PSA had jumped to 7.5, and he was presented with his options by his urologist after the biopsy. He…Continue
Started by Ed Roman. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Apr 12.
Hi, I'm back, 16 months ago I had a lot of help on this forum, it helped me a lot when I learned that I had a very serious prostate cancer.12 months ago my prostate was removed. It turned out to be…Continue
Started by Delhasse. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Apr 10.
Hi Mike and all,My husband is going to need radiation but he is also going to have an atrificial spinciter devise implanted. I am wondering what you can tell me about it and what experience others…Continue
Started by patty a. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Apr 5.
Mike, for what it is worth on my biopsy they pulled 15 samples not 12 as 2 cores each were pulled from 3 areas. Results were positive in one of areas where 2 cores taken at gleasson 3+3=6 .my concern…Continue
Started by GD. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Apr 4.