• shadow
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Prostat...
    over 6 years ago
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    Robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was completely caught by surprise what the real effects of what the surgery did to my life after recovery.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • JayAllen
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Worst experience of my life. Confirmed cancer. Proceeding CT/MRI found tumors on three ribs, sternum, clavicle and hip. Stage 4. Oh ...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  1. over 6 years ago
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    Radical perineal prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    incontinence

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • tjjeffrey
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Pros...
    over 6 years ago
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    Radical retropubic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Very grateful for the skilled surgeon and medical team care at Jacksonville Mayo.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  2. over 6 years ago
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    Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Not scheduled until June 2nd. Waiting is torture

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • DJW
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Spinal surgery for mastic prostate tumor with stabilization hardware

    Procedure or Surgery

    4 surgery later bed ridden doctors won't give a prognoics

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DJW
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Husband had successful surgery 3 years ago for spine because of prostate cancer Went in again wound did not heal after 4 surgeries ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • reschnur
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    MRI

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was relieved that it did not require a rectal probe as I had read in my research. Interesting pictures to view. They gave me a co...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • bighgolf
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Prost...
    over 6 years ago
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    Robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    dramatic change in lifestyle and relationship

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. over 6 years ago
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    Robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    A lot of leakage.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • TomC
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    CT Scan and Bone Scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    CT Scan combined with Bone Scan showed cancer had metastasized to pelvis and spine.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • TomC
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Radical perineal prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Biopsy followed by Da Vinci Robotic Radical Prostatectomy. Cancer has spread to bones (pelvis and spine.) Biopsy showed cancer was c...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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