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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.
MIKE,it's been just over 2 years since I completed salvage radiation.My PSA has been. <0.01 until yesterday it was 0.01 I assume to be cancer free the PSA number should. zero out to 0.00?What's your opinion on the small increase? ShareContinue
Started by randy hoft. Last reply by randy hoft 2 hours ago.
Salvestrols have been discovered by the same scientists that discovered Abiraterone, hailed as the new wonder drug for the treatment of advanced metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer. Salvestrols work beyond Abiraterone to treat cancer by a…Continue
Started by Prof Gerry Potter. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott 2 hours ago.
Does anyone know whether there are lupron withdrawal symptoms? I'm at end of a six month treatment and getting the impression that I'm getting more symptoms, particularly hot flashes, than usual. Will there be uncomfortable endocrine system…Continue
Started by Guy B. Meredith. Last reply by Guy B. Meredith Sep 7.
New question. I am doing 1 month + 1 month + 4 month Lupron with 5 1/2 (?) weeks high dose IMRT beginning at 8 weeks into ADT.For those who experience side effects of ADT in the short course, what is the timing and sequence of the side effects. That…Continue
Started by Guy B. Meredith. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Aug 25.
The thread below is from the Health Unlocked prostate cancer network. The members discuss how they discovered they can be sexually functional, including intercourse, while on ADT. In all cases it was self discovery, no encouragement or advice from…Continue
Started by Guy B. Meredith Aug 20.
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 Aug 17.