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May 29, 2018
... In essence, the database included 15,101 active surveillance patients from groups in the US, Canada, the UK, Australasia, and Europe. Gleason 6 patients accounted for 88. ... (2 replies)
Gleason 8-10
Jul 8, 2006
... Good morning, my name is Bob and I am the patient. Just had radical removal of prostate. Gleason 8, psa 14, not in lymphs or organs but in seminal glands. Dr. recommending radialtion and hormone therarpy in addition. ... (87 replies)
Gleason 8
May 1, 2017
... Be assured you are not alone in feeling tense after a diagnosis of prostate cancer. It is typically a scary time. ... (1 replies)

... It's almost 8 weeks since surgery and I still feel winded at times. ... (21 replies)
... he cancer was still in the area of the removed prostate. My radiation concentrated on that area and then the last several treatments focused more directly on the prostate bed, where an MRI showed an area that looked suspicious. ... (21 replies)
... Just thought that i might give an up date, Gleason 8 3/5 psa 9 approx. 6/1 11 began lupron 3 month shot went through 3 different opions Surgery , Dr. wanted do none nerve sparing and basically wipe out as far as possible external beam radiation and proton in which I went with and had no side effects. 17 hits one on each side of the prostate and 37 treatments just finished... (0 replies)
... t a precisely located target. On the other hand, if you have a possibly diffuse target where the location is not precisely known, as could well be the case with Gleason 8 prostate cancer, the equivalent of a shotgun would be much better suited. ... (5 replies)
... that attack the cancer cells. While such free radicals contribute to prostate cancer development and mutation to more dangerous states, at the time of radiation we want more free radicals, not fewer. ... (31 replies)
... no one can. Biopsies are just a sample of tissue and can, and often do, miss a lot of cancer. Gleason 8 is aggressive and there is a big enough likelihood that it has escaped the prostate capsule, that they have to irradiate outside too. ... (31 replies)
... For high grade Gleason 8 at this time considered experimental. ... (31 replies)
... oor advice, and I'll address just that section here. That said, the surgeon no doubt thinks he's on top of that bit of technology. It's his view of Avodart and prostate cancer. ... (31 replies)
... yr study completed last year, where they were able to show that Avodart decreased the incidence of prostate cancer in a sample of men against a placebo group. ... (31 replies)
... said prostate cancer is the "majority of his practice. ... (31 replies)
... There is a handwritten note on the lab report that says, "Repeat in 2 months, if still elevated then we need prostate biopsy. ... (31 replies)
... There is a handwritten note on the lab report that says, "Repeat in 2 months, if still elevated then we need prostate biopsy. ... (31 replies)
... First, though, I urge you to take up Tom's suggestion to search the board a bit, not just for my posts but for posts from others about cases with Gleason scores of 8 to 10. ... (31 replies)
... Been up every night doing research since the diagnosis 3 days ago, and I've just found this board. My father was diagnosed 3 days ago with Gleason 8 (4+4). He was diagnosed as a result of a routine physical exam to have his PSA levels checked. I was at the visit to the urologist to receive the news, although at that time I didn't fully understand everything I was hearing.... (31 replies)
... You have had some excellent repies to your original post. I think jim IADT3 gave a good summary in his posts on hormone therapy. A Gleason 8 or higher changes the way many of us address the problem. Mine was a 9. ... (52 replies)
... he has had a challenging case of prostate cancer himself! ... (2 replies)
... In February 2009, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer with Gleason 8 and PSA 5. To the surprise of all my doctors, an MRI showed a 6mm bone matastasis on my pelvic bone. ... (2 replies)

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