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... Also had a consultation with private consultant from the clinic who are specialists in prostate health and problems. 40 minute consultation and DRE and he tells me "No Cancer"....."Great" I thought and skipped off..... ... (6 replies)
... The general pathologists are usually good enough to get close, but sometimes they miss by a lot, and the Gleason is so important. ... (5 replies)
... I was diagnosed with gleason 8 prostate cancer about a month ago at age 66. ... (5 replies)

PSA 200 to 8
Aug 24, 2016
... Hello everybody I'm writing from Italy and I find the board very interesting: unfortunately 3 months ago it has been diagnosed to my 70yrs old father a prostate cancer with several metastasis in the bones (gleason score 5+4 & 5+5 - PSA 200). It started immediately a hormon therapy (casodex every day) and then injection of Eligard (the second will be at the end of... (4 replies)
... out cancer that has spread locally even if not detected ahead of time, such as in many Gleason 8 cases with a heavy proportion of positive cores. ... (4 replies)
... ries. I can't even find a surgeon who is the least bit enthusiastic about the surgical option. I had prior TURP surgery 10 years ago which apparently complicates prostate removal surgery. I am headed toward radiation treatments. Once radiated, surgery is really impossible. Wondering if I am doing the right thing. ... (4 replies)
... not caring much about Gleason 6 and lower cancer that is so often a nuisance and cause for anxiety rather than a threat. ... (14 replies)
... I found out today I have PC with a gleason score of 3+4 and 5% in one sample and 8% in the other sample. It all hit me so fast that's all I remember. The urologist suggested radiation or robotic surgery but preferred the surgery. I am going to let him know in a few days witch way I want to go. My questions are, Should I get the biopsy samples retested at another site?... (3 replies)
... I'm 3 weeks out from my prostate surgery, am 60 yrs old. ... (1 replies)
... I have not really been focusing on prostate cancer or new practices, letting myself enjoy a period of hope and blissful ignorance. ... (3 replies)
... multiplying 0.067 by your prostate of 70 cc yields an estimate of 4.6 units of PSA from healthy cells. ... (14 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)
... 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)
... There is a clinical trial going on now at MD Anderson in Texas that you might want to take advantage of. They are looking for men with Gleason 8 or more who have not yet had a prostatectomy. They will give one shot of Lupron, and later two shots of ipilimumab, and then will perform a prostatectomy. ... (31 replies)
... Like you, I was diagnosed with a Gleason 8 pc in 2005. My psa count was only 4.1 but as Jim said, a high grade pc can produce little psa because the cells are so disorganized. ... (31 replies)
... I cannot overestimate the importance of having the pathology samples analyzed by an expert in prostate cancer pathology. ... (31 replies)
... I was diagnosed on Friday with Prostate Cancer and three of the total twelve biopsies on the left side of the prostate reavealed a Gleason 8, others a 7. ... (31 replies)

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