bassmaster's Journey with Prostate Cancer

Patient: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Male, Age: 89, Stage IIB, Progressing despite hormone therapy: No

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Problem with doctor

    Oh No

    Doctor gives very little counsel or information.

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    6 mo. Eligard shot

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Hot flashes only noticeable side effect.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Hot flashes

    Side Effects

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Don't know what direction to go next.

    Decision Point

    Do I opt for another Eligard shot or go for a different treatment?

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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Clinical Trial

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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  7. 7
    over 4 years ago
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    Other

    Decision Point

    Gleason score: 4+5, PSA from 64 to 5.0. Bone scan shows no metasls, doctor says probably is some invasion.

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  8. 8
    over 4 years ago
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    Decision Point

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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  9. 9
    over 4 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    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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