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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.
It has been quite a while (several years) since I was last on this site. I had RP surgery in 2009. Recently, Sep 10th, I went through surgery to have my left knee replaced. Because of my previous prostate surgery, the doctors decided I needed a…Continue
Started by Howard Robson. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Nov 6.
I am new to site after being recommended by a friend. I was diagnosed with prostate cancer from my biopsy results from yesterday. All of them had some % of cancer in them. All were 3+4=7 except 1 which was 4+3=7 and a couple had some nerve…Continue
Started by Kevin Tepper. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Oct 16.
Mike,The good news is my recent PSA test came back <0.1. My urologist says this is effectively 0. However, when tests showed 0.02 and 0.03 consecutively he was pretty sure the cancer had returned. Then the test report came back as <0.1, which…Continue
Started by Arthur Rollins. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Sep 15.
I have tried to keep up, but I’m confused. HIFU was approved by FDA, yes? But for what? Studies? Clinical trials?My health status has changed lately. PSA is approaching 5, prostate volume has increased from 30 to over 50cc.If HIFU is available, I am…Continue
Started by Don Goffredi. Last reply by E. Michael D. ("Mike") Scott Sep 15.
Mike,I just did my first blood work after finishing salvage radiation end of April.My count was <.01 My urologist was happy with that.My question to you doesn't that signal there is remaining cancer? Thanks,RandyContinue
Started by randy hoft. Last reply by randy hoft Aug 28.