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Seeking reassurance.

G'Day all, I am 61 year of age, have a PSA reading of 7.8 and after an MRI scan have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. According to the scan, the right lobe is very enlarged with a slight sign of change to the left side. My main issue is not…

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54 Replies · Reply by Gaz yesterday

Dribbles is my new name ..

Hi all,  there is a lot of good reading in here that does give me some hope! However my issue does seem a little different in the pattern so I though I would throw it out there for comment:9 weeks post op (nerve sparing type through the front) and…

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2 Replies · Reply by Dick on Monday

Surgical Implants

I thought I would start a new thread for this topic, I made mention of implants in another ED thread and do not wish to hijack such. Would like to hear from guys who have gone down the path of penis implant and their experience. Also the best people…

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5 Replies · Reply by Spillyourguts on Sunday

Immunotherapy?

Hi, Is this field of treatment being used in Australia for treatment of PC? Found it on the Aust Gov Cancer website. https://prostate-cancer.canceraustralia.gov.au/treatment Immunotherapy Sipuleucel-T is a drug that uses your own white blood cells…

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2 Replies · Reply by Barry on Sunday

Prostate Biopsy Bleeding

I am surprised at how much bleeding there is from a needle biopsy.  It's been over a month and I am still seeing blood in my semen.  One sample they took found cancer, a slow moving, gleason 6, cancer.  Now, one month away I am scheduled to have a…

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9 Replies · Reply by CARL Apr 16

I need advice

I am 37 years old and went for a routine blood check with my GP, my PSA result came back at 4.0, I was sent for MRI scan. I got my results back today and it says my peripheral zones results corresponding to a suspicious indeterminate PIRADS 3…

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5 Replies · Reply by Gstar Apr 8

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