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... Hi again sbear, kcon has already done a great job of responding to your concerns in this post, so I'll just add some comments to an excerpt of your post #13 in green where you might be helped by other thoughts or for emphasis of what he said. Jim I believe daff recommended this before, but its worth making sure the urologist will use numbing agents and other... (70 replies)
... and it persuaded my doctor and me that it would not be worthwhile to have another Lupron shot in order to continue to see if my PSA would drop below 0.01 as it had on my previous two cycles. ... (6 replies)
Prostate cancer
Jul 5, 2009
... I had radiation therpy for prostate cancer 10years ago and my oncologist monitors my condition every year.With a reading of 10 psa wouldI need to go on hormonal replacement therpy? ... (6 replies)

Prostate cancer
Jul 4, 2009
... I would answer that a PSA test result of 10 means that you should set up an appointment with a urologist to look further into what caused this result. The value of 10 is above the normal range. ... (6 replies)
... Hi again kcon, I'm inserting some replies in blue, but generally that report looks quite favorable. Keep in mind though that I have never had enrolled medical education. Jim My impression as a savvy layman is that the biopsy report, with your other information, leaves all options open to you. :cool: That specifically includes the option of Active Surveillance with... (57 replies)
... For instance, 8 ounces of POM Wonderful pomegranate juice extended PSA doubling times of recurring patients from an average of about 15 months to over 50 months! ... (2 replies)
... my PSA had stabilized in April at 0.04, a little higher than I was aiming for, but below the key level of 0.05. ... (5 replies)
Apr 8, 2009
... Your'e welcome. I hope this helps. Take care, :wave: Jim (2 replies)
... as being inaccurate if the PSA is below 4 and send you on your way. This thinking, I believe, can potentially be a lethal oversight and wanted to highlight the issue. ... (14 replies)
... Baptista already suggested that you provide key information about the degree of seriousness of your son's case. Prostate cancer can range in seriousness from a case of dandruff to aggressive pancreatic cancer, but many cases are toward the milder side. ... (33 replies)
... cancer. That gives us two of the three characteristics used in the Partin Tables, with the PSA level being the other characteristic. ... (2 replies)
... tion for a Gleason 8 tumor that is well confined is ideal treatment. If you have a Gleason 8, you definitely NEED curative treatment if the cancer is within the range of the approach. ... (8 replies)
... D This is an especially important milestone, as the experts in hormonal therapy I've been following for the past decade have used the ability to get the PSA below 0. ... (10 replies)
Confused as hell.
Aug 24, 2009
... Kcon and daff have already posted some sound advice, and I would like to underline the value of the Primer. To a lot of us, it is the bible for prostate cancer, though there are other good books too. ... (31 replies)
... Using myself as an example, I'm pretty savvy now, but when I was diagnosed, I did not know there was such a thing as a DRE and I thought that the top score for a PSA test was 10. ... (22 replies)
... Your Gleason and PSA are fine, and in that program there is evidence that three positive cores in twelve total is not an unreasonable risk. ... (30 replies)
... I had a similar situation. Like you, I was within the normally accepted PSA range for my age. Yet, my primary doctor insisted that I visit a urologist since his concern was PSA velocity rather than PSA amplitude. ... (6 replies)
... I did some research today to help me better understand an issue related to PSA and aggressive PCa. ... (13 replies)
... I'm borrowing soaring's post from yesterday on the thread "Cyberknife cost" to make some points about the value of Active Surveillance. ... (7 replies)
... w, usually cancer that has spread beyond the capsule is not far from the capsule for a substantial time, as a rule. The odds are good that it will be within the range of radiation, and radiation in 2016 should be enough for a good chance of a cure, especially with a boost from ADT. ... (2 replies)

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