Talbert's Journey with Prostate Cancer

Patient: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 7 years ago, Male, Age: 71, Progressing despite hormone therapy: Don't Know

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    • Talbert
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    almost 4 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Radium seed implant may have stopped the early cancer, but almost three years later still have frequent-urination problems and also now have impotence. A neutral and a negative trade-off for something I most probably would have died with, not from.

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