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  1. Thank you!!

    Thank you!!
  2. Well my fist friend with the 21 PSA and 4+4 had...

    Well my fist friend with the 21 PSA and 4+4 had Robotic Surgery yesterday, Dr said he didn't think there was anything left behind but no Biopsy report yet. He has to keep his Catheter in for 3...
  3. Just got around to making the call to Quest that...

    Just got around to making the call to Quest that I was given the number for and I get this response, "I am sorry the Verizon customer you are trying to reach no longer yada yada"
    Simply amazing!
  4. Got it, will give him the advice.

    Got it, will give him the advice.
  5. Walked into the local Quest Office in my quest...

    Walked into the local Quest Office in my quest for the holy "Less Than Symbol". Got ratcheted up to a new 866 number. I will call tomorrow. Don't worry, I am not obsessing, I just like to get what I...
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    Glad to hear! I had Biopsy issues, infection, 5...

    Glad to hear! I had Biopsy issues, infection, 5 days in the Hospital. My wife took me to the emergency room on a Saturday. I had called my Dr and got his Exchange, that Dr said emergency Room or just...
  7. Another Friend Has Joined The PC Club Unfortunately

    I hate to say it but I have had two good friends diagnosed with PC in the last 2 months, #1 is having Robotic on the 21st of this month and I just found out another friend has been diagnosed. His Dr...
  8. Thanks, guys! Duck2, I hear you about getting...

    Thanks, guys! Duck2, I hear you about getting another lab to do another PSA test but I am going to weigh that right now as I want to get to the bottom of the issue with Quest, my Dr just blew it off...
  9. 2 Year Anniversary PSA Test Results Per Uro

    Well, after discussing the lack of a "Less Than" symbal with my Uro. I asked him to call Quest and ask them why after 7 straight less than 0.02 PSA tests following Robotic Surgery all of a sudden...
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    I have found another forum where this has been a...

    I have found another forum where this has been a QD issue also. Some claim, that it pertains to what machine was doing the test???? If that's correct, so much for standards! Uro appt on the 16th of...
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    Thanks Duck2, I thought for consistency, I should...

    Thanks Duck2, I thought for consistency, I should be using the same lab, am I wrong on that? Also, I just talked to my Uro's assistant and he says that the lab (Quest) has changed their format, and...
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    2 Year Anniversary PSA Test Results

    Just had my Dr's assistant send me over results of my 2 year anniversary PSA test. Wanted to share! However, as I looked closer it does not have the "Less than sign" in front of the PSA, ICMA 0.02...
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    Thanks everyone! Much appreciated. Just trying to...

    Thanks everyone! Much appreciated. Just trying to keep him focused and positive!
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    Whoo Hoo DJinTonic! Sucha a great feeling...

    Whoo Hoo DJinTonic! Sucha a great feeling everytime you go for your PSA result and you are below 0.02 and holding. As you know I am right behind you on the diagnostics and Robo Surgery. 2 year PSA...
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    Thanks guys,I am hoping he joins the forum. I...

    Thanks guys,I am hoping he joins the forum. I have pushing him hard to do so. He has had a bone scan ordered but his next appointmentwith his URO (who he "likes" is September 12th) Maybe I am jumping...
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    Thanks DJIN, I have told my best friend to join...

    Thanks DJIN, I have told my best friend to join the forum and post tomorrow as there are more people qualified to advise that me. I have comforted him to the best of my ability but it is limited....
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    Help! Need Imput ASAP

    Hi Everyone, best friend just got biopsy results. 4+4. last clear PSA was 16 months ago. Current PSA 21. What positive proactive information can I give him? Dr schedule Bone Scan, Next appointmet...
  18. Congrats! "It's always in the back of my mind"...

    Congrats! "It's always in the back of my mind"
    I think most of us that have gone through this know that feeling.

    Best to you on all your Anniversaries to come!


    Al
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    Thanks, Djin and others for your comments and...

    Thanks, Djin and others for your comments and encouragement! I will post again after my late September 2 year follow-up with my URO and 2 years PSA test.

    Al
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    EPE Present Focal: Site Rt Posterior. Not sure...

    EPE Present Focal: Site Rt Posterior. Not sure what that means. I do know that after discussing with Uro after he got the Path Report I was sent over to my Radiologist that said no point in doing...
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    Up-Dated Path Stage

    Well, I am not sure what the heck happened but I was just going through my thick file on my Prostate Cancer relishing my latest PSA results when I got to my post-surgery Path Report it was a PT3a,...
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    When I am on the forum, I always look for your...

    When I am on the forum, I always look for your posts, I am with you, don't worry and move forward, quite frankly I do get a bit nervous when I am opening the e-mail or letter with my latest PSA test....
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    The test came in today

    The test came in today <0.02 That makes 21 months now with the same reading. Time to reset the hammer for another 3 months!
    I feel very good today. Still keeping my thoughts positive for all. Again,...
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    Djin, yes it was PT2. I just updated my signature...

    Djin, yes it was PT2. I just updated my signature and corrected all my PSA test results. I remember you were a few months before me, I was closely watching your posts! At this point, I have run out...
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    Up-Date From Big Al

    Gentlemen and all others...Just went to have my uPSA test and once again nervously awaiting the results, will post once I get them but thought I would post ahead for dramatic effect 8:roll: Anyway,...
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