scout43's Journey:

Survivor: Prostate Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 8 years ago, Male, Age: 72, Stage III, Progressing despite hormone therapy: No

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    • scout43
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    almost 4 years ago
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    Robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had prostate, simonole vessels removed. Had 32 radiation treatments along with 12 months of hormone threapy. Doing fin except for radiation colitos from so much radiation in abdomen area. Doctor put me on probiotics rest of life. No strong seasoning in food. with two major cancers and age I feel I'm doing great.

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