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Re: Treatment vs waiting

The thing with PC is you suddenly accept what you have and then go forward with your choice of treatment which maybe has taken a lot of heart searching to get to.
I would go down the same route again as I just wanted the thing out of my body whatever the extra things I had to deal with. Not for everyone but I have always been a secret worrier and happier knowing it has (hopefully) gone from me.
good luck

david

Re: Treatment vs waiting

Having been diagonosed with PCA and being the type of person who beleives action trumps inaction in all parts life, I am pleased with my decision to have RRP. Fortunately, my side affects have been very, very minimal.

When I see Dennis Hopper at age 73 dying of prostate cancer, I feel pretty good about my choices.

That said, some day, there will hopefully be better tests allow us to know which PCA needs treatment and which we can die with.

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