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Starting rads on Monday 5th

Randall72
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Joined: Mar 2011

Starting rads on the 5th Final setup session, then get my 1st treatment. Will be 5 days a week,for 7 weeks. Theres a tumor just outside the margin,Drs dont want to take any chnce that it be cancerous. I keep updates for you all.

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Kongo
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Here's hoping that everything goes smoothly and that you have a successful outcome.

K

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VascodaGama
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Thanks for sharing. I hope you are successful and that you recuperate the soonest.
Let us know about the Zeros.

VG

Randall72
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Joined: Mar 2011

I am going for my 6 mos PSA this month,if Im allowed Will keep informed

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lewvino
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Best wishes to you. We look forward to reading your sucess story.
Where are you getting treatments at?

lewvino

Randall72
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Joined: Mar 2011

Im getting my treatments at the Rothfeld Cancer Center at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington,Pa. Thats where I had my surgery done.And thank you for your support and well wishes.Willkeep informed.

hunter49
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Joined: Oct 2011

Good luck and don't let the beast breath , knock it on it's ass.

Randall72
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Joined: Mar 2011

Day 5 of rads all going well slight fatigue still working every day. will keep updated.Thanks to all. Randall

captivaguy
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Joined: Mar 2012

Good luck to you. we are all in this together

captivaguy
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Good luck to you. we are all in this together

Swingshiftworker
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Sounds like IMRT. Let us know how it goes. Good luck!

Randall72
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Joined: Mar 2011

Rads going good so far and yes im pretty sure its IMRT It does a 180 on me and only about 15 mins each treatment.

Randall72
Posts: 34
Joined: Mar 2011

Yesterday,starting my 2nd week of rads,I did become nausius, I did stil go to work,but what help it pass was taking a ginger root tablet, and eating some salted pretzels,today I was good with th the stomach.Just the fatigue is still there. will mwwt with rad DR tomorrow.

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