DICKH's Journey with Prostate Cancer

Survivor: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 10 years ago, Male, Age: 70, Stage II, Progressing despite hormone therapy: No

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    • DICKH
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Robotic surgery went not as well as discussed. Doctor not experianced enough Gleason 6 going in came out 7/8 with complications

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • DICKH
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Radiation

    Done at 10 months out with elivated PSA from post 0.03 to 0.09 at time of radiation. Had 72g doseage of radiation. Resulted in increased incontinence and total erectile loss

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • DICKH
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Erection problems

    Side Effects

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