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In complete shock
Jun 13, 2012
... to do. His experience shares some features with yours. He had nerve sparing procedure by one of the alleged top surgeons in the country. He had an elevated PSA in a few months and had radiation for salvage treatment. He recently had a post radiation He is very happy. ... (35 replies)
... Here are some quick thoughts for now in response to your first post after reading your reply to jellybean. ... (27 replies)
... So much for our second opinion. Irv and I were both unimpressed with this radiation oncologist, along with his attitude. He seemed angry and annoyed with my questions. ... (17 replies)

... All the best (15 replies)
... CT scan with the Axumin imaging. Hopefully I can begin the radiation treatment as soon as possible. ... (3 replies)
... I go to the Juravinski Cancer Center on Jan 2, 2009 to meet with a radiation oncologist and I'm going to have a bunch of questions to ask him, not only about the radiation therapy, but also what I mentioned in the previous post about the effectiveness of chemo on rapidly dividing cancer cells. ... (10 replies)
... A friend of mine has the same situation. He was told by his oncologist that salvage radiation post radical prostatectomy was most effective when started before the PSA goes above 1.0. ... (4 replies)
Positive margins
Nov 3, 2006
... he side effects over with at once". From what I've observed among patients I know, the side effects of surgery tend to be immediate, whereas the side effects of radiation tend to be more gradual. ... (2 replies)
... I've read through the five responses to date of your unusual PSA history after the failed RP and thought I'd add my two cents. ... (14 replies)
PSA MRI and pain
Nov 20, 2016
... I am now apparently cured with the aid of radiation and hormonal therapy in 2013. ... (4 replies)
... three weeks after surgery the first PSA was high at 0. ... (6 replies)
... ear old otherwise healthy man semiretired professional. I was diagnosed with Advanced prostate cancer in 2007 during a routine colonoscopy by Internist, MD stat PSA of 39. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Tom and welcome to this board! :wave: I can answer your questions, and I'll insert responses in green in an excerpt from your post. I hope this helps, but please feel free to ask followup questions or to toss around thoughts, including doubts. Once again, welcome to the board. Take care, (11 replies)
... it is .26. I have been advised to have radiation for the same 8 week period. I have read other research where PSA levels do sometimes rise after radiation. ... (5 replies)
... lls were not contained within the prostate when cells were notices at the seminal vesicles. There are still cancer cells "in the house" and that we need to start radiation as well as to begin Hormone treatment right away. ... (4 replies)
... I opted for surgery in 2005 given a PSA of 4. ... (2 replies)
Oct 4, 2010
... was known to cut PSA about in half on its own, and they were striving for comparability with two drug blockade. ... (2 replies)
... Hope some of this helps. John (15 replies)
... Hi, although my case is not the same as yours I thought I would post a response since my therapy is now intermittent triple blockade. After RP and follow up radiation and single blockade my PSA dropped to .1. I was taken off single blockade and my PSA was at 1.2 approximately a year and a half later. ... (15 replies)
... s appointment. My PSA rose from .26 on June 3 to . ... (11 replies)

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