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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.
First biopsy scheduled for May 19, and feeling some anxiety. What should I expect afterwards? Soreness, unable to sit for long periods, unable to walk long distances? Since I'm traveling a considerable distance to San Francisco, and staying for…Continue
Started by Randy Wood. Last reply by Randy Wood 11 hours ago.
My husband has been diagnosed with PC Gleason score 3+4 7 psa 5.6.Small area on right side. We are waiting for results from nuclear report and then start to make decisions about treatment (surgery, radiation), etc. This is all the information we…Continue
Started by Lynn Boccia. Last reply by Lynn Boccia yesterday.
I'm looking around for recommendations for an experienced surgeon in the San Francisco Bay Area. I'm wondering if anyone has experience with doctors at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) cancer center? Or, perhaps support groups?Thanks!Continue
Started by Mike Elton. Last reply by Mike Elton yesterday.
I'm researching and trying to figure out whether to opt for surgery or radiation (EBRT or Brachytherapy). I have a MRI scheduled and am wondering if there are any insights that the MRI can offer to help me decide on the more appropriate…Continue
Started by Mike Elton. Last reply by Mike Elton on Thursday.
At 6 weeks of RPP I am already doing walks for 40-60 minutes and lifting some weight as regular daily exercise. My continence is very good, just a few drops from time to time and taking Cialis 5 mg daily for the next 3 months.I am a super fan of the…Continue
Started by Raul Miranda. Last reply by Raul Miranda on Thursday.
Its Day ONE.... Feel fineEverything went smoothly, by 1 pm we were on our way home. We were impressed by the staff and the professionalism and care provided. NO discomfort from the implants; but urination has some burning and medication was…Continue
Started by Alan Kousen. Last reply by dennis g Apr 22.