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PSA after Salvage Radiation

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Joined: Oct 2005

Recognize some of you from 2 years ago when I first posted news of my husbands pc. That's a good thing. Since Nov/05, with PSA of 26 and gleason 8, he has had a RP. PSA initialy went to 0, didn't quite make a yr before psa rose to .07, then .11, began salvage radiation in Jun 07. 6 weeks after radiation psa was at .19 Radiation oncologist suggested we not have any further psa tests until Apr/08 as it will get us too hung up on the psa numbers.
Has anyone else had any psa experiences with salvage treatment?


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Joined: May 2006

Hello Deb,

For additional information, you may also want to contact the American Cancer Society's National Cancer Information Center. Cancer Information Specialists are available 24 hours a day and can assist you with informaiton on salvage radiation for prostate cancer and PSA monitoring. They can be reached at 1-800-227-2345.

I wish you and your husband the very best.

Take care and be well,

CSN Dana

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