neild's Journey with Prostate Cancer

Survivor: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 18 years ago, Male, Age: 58, Stage I, Progressing despite hormone therapy: Don't Know

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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    at son's ballgame coaching his 4 r 5 yr old team Dr. calls says Mr. Hill, I say yes, This is Dr. ----- Test is positive u have cancer, XXX , 41 is to young for this . Assistant coach stayed for game I left, XXX. Single dad raising 4 yr old. 24/7 mom not reliable, Had to get son raised so get this XXX out. Within 6 wks diagnose Had total prostate removed, procedures have changed quite a bit, do u'r reserch

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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Pain medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Erection problems

    Side Effects

    Shot in XXX sucks

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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Body part/function

    Loss

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    • neild
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    single dad raising 4 yr old, had to make sure I was gonna b there to raise him

    Decision Point

    no regrets, at that time, sounded like best solution, u deal with side effects, am alive and will get son raised

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