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Transurethral Hyperthermia

Just updating the Forum since having Transurethral Hyperthermia in Germany in February 2018. The treatment lasted 5 days. It included 2 three hour sessions of Transurethral Hyperthermia (TUH) and 5 one hour daily sessions of Hyperthermia. There was…

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30 Replies · Reply by LEOR yesterday

Penile Shrinkage

Diagnosed June 2014 , T2c Gleeson 3+3=6 While my urologist did make a passing comment about penile shrinkage after the radical prostatectomy and suggested I talk with a men's sexual help specialist, I was totally unprepared for the results.  I am…

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53 Replies · Reply by Mnemone on Tuesday

Coronavirus and cancer

The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia understands that men affected by prostate cancer and their families may have questions about cancer and COVID19 (Coronavirus). We have created a number of Coronavirus and Cancer Factsheets. These are…

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No orgasm

Hi all. I'm 46 and had a radical prostatectomy just under 4 weeks ago. I'm still getting erections (not as strong as they were, but strong enough). My libido has remained strong, and I've been chomping at the bit to get back into it! Surgeon said we…

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14 Replies · Reply by Glenn on Sunday

Ongoing problems

Hi all,I had a robotic prostatectomy in September 2018 and am still experiencing severe urinary problems. Night time frequency is the biggest of these with occasional symptoms usually associated with urinary infections (tests alway negative for…

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1 Reply · Reply by Luasaigh Apr 2

Costs of Treatment

I'd just like to ask how can the average person afford all this treatment?  I've been reading for days about the various treatment options we might have but I've come to the conclusion it all boils down to what you can afford, not what the best…

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26 Replies · Reply by Graham Wiese Apr 2

The story so far

My first PSA test (2011) at the age of 48 came back at 3.2, I decided to get tested because my father has prostate cancer which was found when he was 75 and at the time of writing this my father is living an active life at the age of 90. On…

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13 Replies · Reply by username1 Apr 2


A heads-up for users: After visiting and phoning 6 different pharmacies, I have been told that 20 mcg Caverject will not be available until the end of February 2020.That blows my experiment, of increased frequency of use, out of the water..A couple…

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6 Replies · Reply by Luasaigh Mar 31

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