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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 Mike. Thanks for the add. I was T3b N1, Gleason 8, PSA 26 on diagnosis. I wasn't offered a RP. I had a TURP Then, after 6 month of HT I had RT x 40 sessions. It finished in April 2016. My HT finishes in September 2018.I attach a snap shot…Continue
Started by Tom F. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott yesterday.
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 Alan Kousen on Wednesday.
The final steps in my treatment has begun with the first of 28 radiation treatments via external beam. very easy, low key, and again the staff were attentive and explained every detail of the therapy.A therapist explained what was going to…Continue
Started by Alan Kousen. Last reply by Alan Kousen May 19.
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 E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott May 19.