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    Oncology appt next week

    Hey guys, I have an appointment w/ oncologist next week. My signature should say, but after Lupron, radiation and the RP, what do they do if the PSA starts going up? I'm guessing all sex functions...
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    I was diagnosed about same age. Seminal Vesicle...

    I was diagnosed about same age. Seminal Vesicle invasion, so radiation afterwards. I had a turp that found the surgery. So I was incontinent after surgeries. You won't deal w/ that. Along w/...
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    Life after Lupron

    Hey guys, the Lupron will be out of my system at the end of the month. years... Will my energy come back some? Will my brain clear from the fog? Any other advice that you can give a guy? I'm...
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    Yea, it's a lifestyle change. I take a bucket on...

    Yea, it's a lifestyle change. I take a bucket on boat to pee in, but I'm not changing a pad once an hour. The description of eggplant is correct and I had an incision on bottom of scrotum that took...
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    Good luck guys, it ain't perfect, but I'm not...

    Good luck guys, it ain't perfect, but I'm not soaking wet all day. and not changing pads at parties, fishing, etc. It will all work out. I've gained some weight, but I'm still catching fish.
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    Ubetternoit, sorry I haven't been on in awhile. ...

    Ubetternoit, sorry I haven't been on in awhile. My AUS800 is working fine. I sit to pee, but it's better than changing 10 BIG pads per day.
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    Thanks guys, I'm taking megesteral for hot...

    Thanks guys, I'm taking megesteral for hot flashes. But summer is coming....
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    Casodex plus Lupron

    Hey guys, I recently got turned down for Zytiga, and this time while getting Lupron shot, the Dr said to take casodex w/ it until end of July when Lupron wears off. That will be my 2 years on...
  9. Dr Sanda will give you a most invasive prostate...

    Dr Sanda will give you a most invasive prostate exam, but I think he is good. They will have you talk to the radiologists as well, so you can make your choice on surgery or radiation. Dr Sanda will...
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    It took a very long time for the AUS recovery for...

    It took a very long time for the AUS recovery for me as well, especially since they went in 2 weeks later to reposition. The black and blue swelling and cut under scrotum was hell for at least 2...
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    Yes, Albany is in the line of fire for bad...

    Yes, Albany is in the line of fire for bad weather. and yes, to Michigan Man on swelling and recovery. Not sure of tools used, but sledge hammer and anvil come to mind. I'm perfectly fine now, but...
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    Well, I've had the AUS activated for about a...

    Well, I've had the AUS activated for about a week. Yes, you do change the way you pee, but it beats the hell out of wearing the pads. I may have had one dribble since activated. I have a better...
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    It was fairly quick but not w/o a little pain. ...

    It was fairly quick but not w/o a little pain. I'm recovering slow and taking my time. Looks like all will be fine.
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    Well, 2 week follow up was today. The bulb is...

    Well, 2 week follow up was today. The bulb is not positioned correctly in the scrotum. I'm going back to Emory tomorrow to go under the knife again to correct. Wish me luck and one step closer to...
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    Thanks Roblee, good to know on pulling down....

    Thanks Roblee, good to know on pulling down. Michael, I still have no power. Only bout $5000 in damage, so lucky. Iím still sore on right side but working on pushing down.
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    AUS 800 dr installed.

    installed on 8th. don't think i'm voiding bladder. dr wants me to work the bulb down to bottom of scrotum for some reason. took awhile for swelling to go down and still tender. any advice from...
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    I will be having the AUS800 installed by a very...

    I will be having the AUS800 installed by a very seasoned Dr on Monday, the 8th. He's lecturing in China prior to that, so I feel comfortable. I will take being a little uncomfortable over wearing...
  18. Thread: Aus 800

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    Aus 800

    Got the go ahead that all tubing and bladder looks well enough to install the AUS. Got to wait for the Dr to get back from lecturing in China. Operation 10-08 w/ an overnight stay, cath out next...
  19. Blood in urine 6 months after radiation normal?

    Operation last year and finished radiation in December of last year. Incontinent. Had bright blood in urine 3 weeks ago, had CT w/ contrast. Blood gone away, but I had some blood in urine...
  20. Thread: Lymphocell

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    Had drain tube removed yesterday. PSA test...

    Had drain tube removed yesterday. PSA test showed undetectable at .01. Looks like I'll be around for awhile to catch a few more fish, hunt more and sell another box or two.
  21. Thread: Lymphocell

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    Thanks guys, this is such a great forum of...

    Thanks guys, this is such a great forum of brothers. I was trying to sit peeing and sutures hitting tender spots i believe. standing, i'm fine, may miss aim, but just peeing and not shooting game.
  22. Thread: Lymphocell

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    how long did you have drain tube? The...

    how long did you have drain tube? The appointment on the 6th is at the clinic w/ Primary urologist and not the CT radiologist dr's that put needle in right place. Will he be able to take it out? ...
  23. Thread: Lymphocell

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    Lymphocell

    Any of you guys ever got a lymphocell? I had a fairly big one next to the bladder that is getting drained now. Getting drain out July 6th. I think it was pressing on bladder making me very...
  24. Thread: Had enough

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    Had enough

    ok, guys, I've just about had enough of the emotions. I'm sure it's the Lupron, or is it the fact that I'm waking up in middle of night to take Zytiga on an empty stomach (just makes you think)? I...
  25. Thread: Crispr

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    Crispr

    Does anyone know of any CRISPR trials for pc? It looks to be promising.
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