Feb 21, 2012 - 10:59 am
I'm a Vietnam Vet 1970 with Prostate remove in 2008, Gleason 9 (4+5). After Proton radiation in 08/2009 and by 04/2010 when to MD Anderson for for CT/bone scan and found PC in Lymph node's. Started lupron and Psa when back down to 0.5, but then started climbing again psa 1.5. By 04/2011 at started Bicalutamide and the PSA went back down PSA 0.7, but by 07/2011 back up PSA 1.0. They remove me from the drug 10/2011 PSA 1.2 and kept me on lupron. They waited until 12/2011 to see what the PSA would do and now it was PSA 1.9 Waiting on next drug, took until 01/15/2012 because insurance conpany. PSA 2.6 in 02/01/2012. Started Zytiga 1000 mg with prednisone 5mg. My side effect are OK, but time will tell!!
It is metastatic prostate cancer, I also have two stent in my heart, DiabetesII, and Peripheral Neuropathy thru-out body.
My Brother and sister's are older than me and all in good health! I'm better looking :-)
Where did I go wrong?