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By mitchden - April 26, 2018
In May of 2016, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer after a two-year period of a doubling PSA. Though the initial biopsy revealed intermediate grade cancer (Gleason 7 (3+4)) – the tumor... READ MORE

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By bobharrison - April 26, 2018
When I went in for my biopsy, 2/3/2016, I was reasonably sure I had prostate cancer. I had been watching my PSA for three or four years and the numbers were gradually... READ MORE

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By SteveW - April 24, 2018
l had green[light] laser surgery just over a year ago after being diagnosed with an enlarged prostate and 7 abnormal biopsies. l was left completely incontinent, bad ED and a feeling of... READ MORE

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By NaborPoduje - April 13, 2018
Just diagnosed with prostate cancer (about 2 weeks ago) according to biopsy is very small. MRI coming in two weeks, my urologist and my oncologist give me several options….. surgery, or radiotherapy……... READ MORE

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By Ronrubman - April 12, 2018
Last October I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. I had a PSA of 6.6. The ultrasound and biopsy verified my worst thoughts. This diagnosis led to depression and anxiety. I was referred... READ MORE

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By mikedaulbaugh - April 4, 2018
I was diagnosed at 46 years old. Prior to diagnosis, I had blood in my urine periodically, urinary incontinence (mild), and some other symptoms. I was told over and over again that... READ MORE

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By fhall4au - March 30, 2018
So, one year ago, Jan. 12, 2016, I had a visit with my personal physician (and dear friend) Dr. Don Sanders for a check up about some concerns I had. Seemed like... READ MORE

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By kend56 - March 28, 2018
Looking back now over two years since I was treated the one thing I wish I had were honest and competent Drs. Had I been given honest and accurate information I would... READ MORE

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By Danb - March 21, 2018
I was diagnosed 4 yrs ago with prostate cancer. Biopsy showed one core at 20% with a Gleason 6. PSA was 4.5. Biopsy following year was almost identical. 3rd yr biopsy showed... READ MORE

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By Richg - March 21, 2018
Diagnosed PC January 2017. RARP performed 3/2017. Gleason 4+3=7. “Successful?”. Follow up PSAs: .15; .19; 2.0; yesterday; 2.6. In September 2017 had PET Scan with Axumin which was negative. The rate of... READ MORE

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By Dejected68 - March 19, 2018
I had an annual physical in March of 2017. After checking out fine, the doctor and I went over my blood work. My PSA was 4.1. I was shocked as was my... READ MORE

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By Katy1 - February 22, 2018
I went for my annual physical in 2015. Things were fine. Got my PSA back about two weeks later. I needed to call my Dr. – had a PSA 4.8 (was 3... READ MORE

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By Tnewman - February 18, 2018
My story is a family one. In December of 2016, my brother had a PSA of 8.9. A biopsy showed a Gleason score of 9 and a prostatectomy found cancer has already... READ MORE

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By RonHarvey - February 11, 2018
Never had a bad PSA, just an enlarged prostate that I was being medicated for. I asked my urologist for a TURP procedure (prostate scraping) and had it done in May of... READ MORE

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By jfrederickson - February 11, 2018
PSA shot to a 6.5 in early 2016 from always below 3. Diagnosed April, 2016 with a Gleason 4+3. Went through 44 daily radiations in late 2016. PSA at six months later... READ MORE

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By sabaileytx - January 23, 2018
I was diagnosed with Gleason 9, 5+4, that has spread to pelvic lymph nodes. I had radical prostatectomy with 23 nodes removed in September last year. I start ADT and radiation in... READ MORE

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By Baseman - January 8, 2018
Having pain in the pelvic cavity after robotic removal of prostate one year ago. Was off of pain meds (Gabapentin) and fully continent after four months and was encouraged to start radiation.... READ MORE

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By jimmy - January 6, 2018
My psa first time was 18.9 and second time was 17.8. I was 63 last year when found it. I’m a factor 9 hemophiliac so radiation was my only choice. They give... READ MORE

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By dmv1990 - December 31, 2017
Physically I feel fine. Mentally I feel anxious and fearful. I know I should be thankful for the diagnosis being no worse than it was but still I do not. The thought... READ MORE

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By Freddie Muse Jr. - December 21, 2017
Sharing my story…I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in January 2007 with a P.S.A. score of 14 which drew a RED FLAG right away. That score was extremely high for a black... READ MORE