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Low grade prostate cancer.

So I'm in my mid 50s diagnosed with the low grade stuff. Biopsy etc Great just great.I've heard about nano knife again and again. Then there been a couple of urologists in the paper and on tv spruiking it as the next best thing. I've read a few…

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3 Replies · Reply by Lb 4 hours ago

Ray v Hormone Therapy

After Radical Prostatectomy my PSA rose. The oncologist suggests waiting (3 months) for review, as lymph nodes in pelvis are “lighting up” (don’t you love the euphemisms.)  Owing to the proximity of the bowel, she  suggested ray treatment posed…

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4 Replies · Reply by Judy 9 hours ago

Metastatic prostate cancer journey

I was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer in 2015. Since then I have had chemo for 10 months together with 10 days of radiation and 4 monthly injections of Lucrin, that brought my PSA level down to around 1.0 for the following 4 years. Now my…

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5 Replies · Reply by Walterh 10 hours ago

Should I or shouldn’t I ?

Hi, I am 50 years of age, diagonised with prostate cancer 18 months ago. Had two biopsy’s and now Gleason 7 from 6. Psa around 5. Father passed away at 76 due to prostate and brother getting his removed this week at 61. My doctor not very…

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27 Replies · Reply by mcguyver yesterday

Home urine test

G’day  Go outside and pee in the garden. If ants gather... Diabetetes If you pee on your feet.... Prostate If it smells like BBQ... Cholesterol If when you shake it your wrist hurts... Osteoarthritis. If you return to the house with your penis still…

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4 Replies · Reply by Robert Saul 'saully' on Wednesday

Information over load

i feel with the internet there is information over load when it comes to prostate cancer . And a lot said about getting a second apinion Shouldn’t there be trust between a urologist and a patient that the urologist is doing the best he can and…

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2 Replies · Reply by Ted on Wednesday

Night time Urination

Hi everyone. Had my prostate out 20 days ago after a very quick rollercoaster ride. I'm a person who has never had an opperation before in my life, 53 years young. A visit to a doctor to get the over 50 checks. yep kept putting it off. My question…

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21 Replies · Reply by Buzz on Wednesday

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