CSN Login
Members Online: 2

Just Finished IMRT

ProfWagstaff's picture
Posts: 98
Joined: Jun 2010

Just finished my 38th and last IMRT treatment. Now comes the agonizing wait for PSA to drop back to undetectable levels. I understand that this can take a year or two so I'll have to live with that.

Treatments have mostly kept me away from the board these last two months but I hope to be back to giving you my occasional two cents worth. I can now give first hand info for DaVinci and for IMRT.

Came through the treatents pretty well as far as side-effects go. Still at about 85-90% of my normal energy level, butt is a little sore but not much else has changed.

Now to start working on getting my energy back and to start re-introducing the whole grains and fresh produce I had to avoid these last two months.

I'm looking forward to re-connecting and trying to stay more in touch.

Kongo's picture
Posts: 1167
Joined: Mar 2010


Glad to see you finished your treatments and hopefully everything will soon be back to normal.

Posts: 694
Joined: Apr 2010

Congrats on completing your IMRT txs and welcome back! Glad you're feeling up to posting again.

All the very best for a full and speedy recovery.

hopeful and opt...
Posts: 1574
Joined: Apr 2009

this treatment and are on your way back.......I wish you the best.

Posts: 43
Joined: Nov 2010

Do something to celebrate this event. Best wishes for a speedy recovery. Thanks for sharing.

Subscribe with RSS
About Cancer Society

The content on this site is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition. Use of this online service is subject to the disclaimer and the terms and conditions.

Copyright 2000-2016 © Cancer Survivors Network