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My 85 year old dad
Has been dealing with a high grade tumor in his prostate for 4 years now. He's had radiation, chemo, and the...More
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Reply: Salvage radiation side effects
Your post gave me experienced info I have not yet been able to obtain. Thanks. Couple questions. I am 61 yrs...More
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estrogen transdermal/HAT need doctor
Does anyone know of a doctor familiar with the use of transdermal estradiol as part of Hormone ablation -...More
Posted by jimswife511
Walking Is Good for Prostate Cancer Survivors
"Quality of life can deteriorate for men due to the effects of prostate cancer and its treatment. But a...More
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Reply: Have Prostate Cancer and no treatment yet
After radical PC surgery 2 yrs ago, exophytic enhassing mass 0.5 x10-3mm2 to 1.1 x10-3mm2 seen.DCE shows intense...More
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Reply: Cyberkinfe or hormonal injections & tabs
Billh99 thanks for time - shame u cant help A doctor on line? These were from MRI and PET scans. GroeiMore
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Coloradosully - did you ever tell ur experience. my old man 63 yrs- had all removed at PC 2 years go. A few signs...More
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Reply: Aggressive Prostrate Cancer with Metastatic spots ...
Thanks Mike, your reply did help. I guess just knowing how your wife supports you is what I needed to...More
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Reply: Presurgery worrying about catheters
When you go to bed you might want to take a strip of cloth or a stick-to-itself medical tape and form a lose...More
Posted by billh99
Vitamin D Supplements Might Slow Prostate Cancer
" Vitamin D supplements may slow or prevent low-grade prostate cancer from progressing, a small new study...More
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Reply: Prostate Cancer Met to bone
Hello. Our dad has the same issue. He is on a Fentinol patch , now of 37.5mg. It is applied to the skin every 3...More
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Can Statins Help Improve Prostate Cancer Survival?
"Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may slow down prostate cancer in men who are also taking medication to...More
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Radiation outcome versus Doctor's or Clinic's expe...
Hello All, It is time for radiation therapy and I have a dilemma. I like the team at a major Boston hospital...More
Posted by hms03049
Seeking Input on Chemo
Hello all. New to the group and looking for information for my father. He was first diagnosed with his...More
Posted by schwickmar
Reply: PSA on the rise
I, too, am 65 and have a rising PSA (2.3) after prostate removal 13 years ago. Remediation includes...More
Posted by alliethedog65
Reply: Treatments by Stage
Hi billh99, We do not intentionally delete whole threads from the community unless the original post is...More
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How to increase semen volume after brachytherphy
It's been two and half year, is there anyway to increase my semen volume?
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Reply: Prostate cancer - How long does it take?
I don't have a real answer to your question. But there are a lot of variables. The common saying is that most...More
Posted by billh99
Reply: After Radiation
Know your problem. Had mine removed too. I use Depends real fit, so far no links out of them.
Posted by coan2314
Reply: psa
I was in the same boat as you. Had the biopsy and same Gleason score. Didn't want Chemo. And had Radical...More
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Reply: Does anybody know what life insurance options are ...
Hey heartland45/houson1, I know it's been a few months but would you recommend an Independent Life Insurance...More
Posted by jsallak
Reply: Single Cell prostate cancer
Sorry, I posted on the prior post single Cell Prostate Cancer instead of small cell prostate cancer
Posted by doug88doug
Reply: What to expect with Advanced Prostrate Cancer
Sorry to hear of your recent troubles. I knew as soon as I read the symptoms, it was prostate cancer. As you...More
Posted by harleysgal
Male Artificial Urinary Implant (Aui)
I am a 66 yo male with urinary incontinence from a radical prostatectomy nearly 5 years ago. Having tried...More
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Apirin and/or Metformin in reducing the risk of re...
I had radical prostatectomy in May 2012, cell type was Ductal. Has any one heard of the use of low dose aspirin...More
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Reply: prostrate cancer,
You need to see a Urologist that has expertise in Erectile Dysfunction, or search online for a doctor in...More
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You might want to look at It has lots of information on treatment options. And also...More
Posted by billh99
Advanced Prostate Cancer Bowel Problems
Hi, My Dad has advanced prostate cancer and is having problems controlling his bowel movements. The...More
Posted by dadprostatecancer
I had Davinci in 2012. Had a lot of problems with the catheter. Developed a hernia where the vertical...More
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Reply: husband had prostate cancer at 43 yrs. old
Hi , first iam sorry to hear about you and your husband and all you have gone through, iam married and have...More
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