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Aug 4, 2016 · treatment decission for post prostatectomy unclear in Prostate Cancer

Much appreciation John for all of that invaluable information which will
surely be helpful in my decision making. Best of Regard’s Ron

Aug 3, 2016 · treatment decission for post prostatectomy unclear in Prostate Cancer

predictable, thank you for the link to the Harvard article which is full of
helpful information. ill make copies for my son and daughter and continue
my efforts. Respectfully, Ron.

Jul 29, 2016 · prostate cancer treatment choices in Prostate Cancer

Thank’s a ton John! Happy to hear from someone as knowledgeable as yourself
that my thoughts on treatment are plausible and will continue my thrice
weekly workouts as I have the past 40+ years. Regard’s

Jul 29, 2016 · prostate cancer treatment choices in Prostate Cancer

hello all, presuming you had opportunity to read my above reply I’m looking at radiation and or ADT, need to decide soon. Thank you in advance for any input and thank you Colleen!

Jul 29, 2016 · prostate cancer treatment choices in Prostate Cancer

I was advised to check my p.s.a.in 3 mos. and if above .20 then radiation would be of no value given the involvement with lymph nodes , seminal vesical, fatty cap and margins and that the cancer would have most likely moved beyond my prostate bed in which case ADT was recommended. Given the potential risks of radiation and with only 25% chance of it (radiation) doing me any good at this point im reluctant to go the radiation route even though just below .20 so far. Thank you for your input and any additional will be very appreciated

Jul 29, 2016 · prostate cancer treatment choices in Prostate Cancer

Hello everyone, new member looking for some experiences/advise on post radical prostatectomy treatment. my stats: Gleason 9, lymph nodes, seminal vesicle, margins, fat tissue cap all positive for cancer. 5 of 41 lymph nodes removed were positive also seminal vesicle was removed. p.s.a. 3 mos. post op .08, .10 .12 @.15 presently. Prostatectomy was part of protocol for immunotherapy vaccine clinical trial. Would appreciate any input you may have on radiation and/or hormone therapies. Thanks