jDay's Journey with Prostate Cancer

Survivor: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Male, Age: 63, Stage 0, Progressing despite hormone therapy: No

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    • jDay
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    1 week after catheter removal, I have total incontinence. When will I get back control of my bladder?

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • jDay
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Incontinence (cannot control urine)

    Side Effects

    I have total incontinence 1 week after catheter removal. How long before I get some control over my bladder?

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    • jDay
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    6 months ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Had prostatectomy 4 years ago. PSA rose to 0.12 over last several months and just started radiation treatments on former Prostate area. Anybody else out there have this experience and what was the outcome?

    Painless Experience: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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