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... I just learned that my doc wants me to start hormone treatment immediately. My post surgery PSA was 0.3. ... (0 replies)
PSA MRI and pain
Nov 20, 2016
... I am now apparently cured with the aid of radiation and hormonal therapy in 2013. ... (3 replies)
... the job. Even if the scans were negative, there still could be micro spread, which possibility would make surgery a less attractive choice. Fortunately, modern radiation is as good as surgery at knocking out cancer in the prostate, and radiation can also knock out cancer in the general vicinity of the prostate. ... (10 replies)

... based view of that. A paper was just published that gives further support to the idea that early salvage radiation is wise for cases with risk factors such as yours, so having radiation shortly after you are judged sufficiently healed would seem to be the best course. ... (1 replies)
... ADT was my main therapy, intermittently, for 13 years before an apparently successful attempt at a cure with radiation in 2013. ... (1 replies)
... Hello! I haven't posted in quite awhile. I am so thankful for the help we got here when my husband was diagnosed in 2013. When diagnosed, he was a Gleason 9, PSA 11.7, 7 cancerous cores out of 12. Most cores had high volume. My husband chose to do ADT for 4 months, EBRT for 5 weeks and 4 sessions of HD brachytherapy. ... (0 replies)
... Some hold the opinion that a slower drop in PSA to nadir is a better prediction of treatment success and a rapid drop can indicate biochemical failure. ... (0 replies)
... I just had my latest PSA post salvage radiation. PSA at start was 1.5. One month into radiation 1.0. End of radiation .47. 3 month post radiation .24. No w 5 months post radiation .20. Tren is good. I was hoping for more but I will not be greedy. ... (1 replies)
... I'm replying to your post in the middle of last month as you haven't had a response to date. ... (8 replies)
... nly registered today. First I am 61 years young. On July 12, 2007 I had a complete physical with no symptoms of anything wrong from a prostate perspective. My PSA came back a 24. ... (0 replies)
... My nadir PSA steadied at 0. ... (2 replies)
... From your post I suppose proton has been your only treatment, meaning that you got still your prostate in place. ... (1 replies)
... As I understand it, most men experience the "bump" within the first 24 months after radiation. My oncologist tells me we have to wait to see what happens to the PSA in 3 and then 6 months to obtain some sense of what this might mean. ... (1 replies)
... Hello all I have not posted for awhile as I finished my radiation treatment in early August. ... (1 replies)
... purposes as you suggest is done but it is not very common. In case of surgery failure the typical salvage treatment is radiation and that is done widely based on a protocol that includes all possible spots where cancer is considered to hide. This will include bladder neck as well. ... (8 replies)
... I'll insert some comments in green, responding to excerpts from your initial post on this thead. Please keep in mind that I, like most fellow participants on the Board, have had no enrolled medical education. ... (3 replies)
... I read your post I assume that the doctor looking at your results is your GP. ... (4 replies)
... I just had my first PSA 1 month post radiation. PSA droped from 1.5 to .47. My questions are since I have droped should I start HT or wait for further PSA tests and is this a significant drop for 1 month post radiation. ... (0 replies)
... Hi David, Congratulations on that awesome six months result of <0.04 after RT! :cool: :jester: :D :angel: That should make you feel great about paying your dues up front! I have a couple of thoughts about the case of the man you met. (2 replies)
... The "bounce" is certainly in play after proton radiation as well. ... (8 replies)


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