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Hi, I'm Arris G H.
Dear fellow diagnosed: Interesting conversation. Please consider that Letrazole (aromatase inhibiter) is safer than Tamoxifen, by far. I had stage 1, neg nodes, P and E positive. No chemo. Onco of ...
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  • Tue Oct 9, 2018 · Like6
Hi, I'm John H R.
Hi Betty/Cindy: You two are sooo positive. I'm glad you're my "far away" friends. "Still Me" sounds like a great read. I'll add it to my Kindle list. I'm about three books down on that list no...
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  • Mon Oct 8, 2018 · Like2
Dan
Dan
Hi, I'm Dan
Dan
Hi there, I finally figured out how to reply! Probably a symptom of the Eligard. I am advanced with a Gleason of 9 and a PSA of 20.7 so I immediately started treatment. Because of the advanced stat...
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  • Mon Oct 8, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm ptblk
Hey, It takes time, put that in and put it to the side... I was diagnosed stage 3, April 2017. 4 rounds of chemo, removed the bladder and prostate with some lymph nodes. They made a neo bladder fro...
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  • Sun Oct 7, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
What I did when I was looking for a Surgeon and Oncologist I looked at my insurance company's list to see who was in my network and when I couldn't find one I called them. I then decided who I wan...
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  • Sat Oct 6, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm MariaH
Some of my question above was left out. Results of my bone scan showed a spot on sternum that dr feels may be mets. I will be having more tests next week to verify. What kinds of pain did you ...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Becky Gerla
I’m a 64 yr old woman preparing for chemo radiation in 2 weeks. I had a transplant 2018 and being on immunosuppressants enabled this cancer to occur. I’m very anxious and dreading this whole treatm...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I was diagnosed in Jan. 2013 and completed all my treatments at the end of Aug. 2013. I had done an OncoType DX test to see if I needed chemo. This test I mentioned was done in Aug. 2018 to see i...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
I imagine it's possible. Have you discussed it with your doctor? I had treatments 5x/week for 5 1/2 weeks and after my Monday's treatment I saw the Radiation Oncologist and he always checked my c...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I came in at 5.7% chance for recurrence and like my ARNP said even if you needed an additional 5 years there is no guarantee it won't come back. I like my odds of that not happening though and tha...
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  • Thu Oct 4, 2018 ·

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