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... p in PSA. You are off to a good start. I'll add some comments in green in response to an excerpt from your initial post. Please keep in mind that I'm a layman with no enrolled medical education. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Dave, I hope you are doing well. I'm inserting some comments in green in an excerpt of your post from yesterday. Jim Take care, and please followup with any questions or observations, Jim (6 replies)
... Has anyone had experience with Zometa as an adjunct to hormone therapy? ... (1 replies)

... es when local and even regional therapies have been tried. The other side of the coin is that with a challenging case and it's need for a very thorough approach with local therapy, such as extensive pelvic radiation, there is a good chance of a lingering burden of substantial side effects from local therapy. ... (9 replies)
... I would be very grateful If anyone has advice on the best possible treatment of advanced pc with bone metastasis. ... (5 replies)
... om John's previous posts. The reports I've read, the talks I've heard, and the experiences I've learned of from fellow survivors all have convinced me that full triple blockade is the best bet for really challenging cases. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Tim and welcome to our group. :) I'm sorry I was not able to reply earlier due to several weeks of heavy commitments, and thank you for your kind words. I see you have had some good replies. I'll insert some thoughts in green in response to your two posts on your thread. (8 replies)
... Hi Shannon, Of course these are awful days for you and your family, but I would still like to welcome to the board anyway. We're glad you are here! :wave: You've already had some great leads and comments. I'll add my thoughts in green in an excerpt of your first post. Jim (11 replies)
... Triple blockade has worked very well for my challenging case. ... (17 replies)
... first, hormonal blockade can do that for some patients, often eliminating the metastasis for as long as the blockade is effective. You may have heard the myth that hormonal blockade only works for a couple of years. ... (2 replies)
... I wish you the best in dealing with your case at this key juncture. I was fortunate to run into a surgeon who was substandard in approaching prostate cancer at the very beginning. ... (6 replies)
... ation. In fact, radiation does a perfectly fine job on prostate cancer patients of all ages, at least as good as surgery, and radiation doctors who have kept up with research know this! ... (17 replies)
... There is another problem with survival statistics related to time after failure of hormonal blockade and survival with chemotherapy. ... (8 replies)
... therapy period under intermittent triple hormonal blockade with finasteride maintenance. ... (8 replies)
... Actually, I never got to radiation and have had only intermittent hormonal blockade therapy. ... (16 replies)
Hormonal therapy
Dec 9, 2009
... Diet." It starts off with a strong belt of optimism, which your brother probably needs, and it gives details and examples of the options that Medved mentioned. ... (6 replies)
... as my sole therapy for a challenging case, though with no detectable metastases. I've given several detailed progress reports and updates, if you are interested in such detail. ... (3 replies)
... Yes, unfortunately, that .11 PSA result is relevant, as it shows that your PSA is not somewhere in the range below what that lab's test can detect with its lower limit of . ... (3 replies)
... ul and expert treatment at MD Anderson. I'll insert some thoughts in excerpts from your post in green. Up front I'll add thanks for describing your experiences with chemo under a trial, as well as for participating in the trial. ... (2 replies)
... Hi again Mitch, I'll insert some responses in green. Take care, Jim (3 replies)

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