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Xtandi was one of several options I considered following my recurrence.
My Sept.10,2018 journal entry provides a summary of four other options I considered . My concluding thoughts on one of these, i. e., H D Brachy appear below:
"Of those listed H D Brachy appears most acceptable to me. Is it preferable to plugging away with various forms of ADP? That my friends is the question of the day. It's a crap shoot, always has been, always will be-- this time with far less favorable odds than when I opted for PBRT at the outset. In any event I intend to let the matter percolate for the time being."
I am very much interested in what you decide and how you fare as you proceed. You undoubtedly know how to track my progress.
Best wishes Don O.

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Fine Don and I trust when you come to roll the dice, a favourable outcome will occur. In the meantime take care and best wishes.

John Bonneville

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"Crap shoot"..."roll the dice". Beautiful!
Take care John. So good to interact with you from time to time.
Don O.

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Great reading your dialogue here gentlemen and as a fellow "living with" PCa I am always interested in others stories as myself, I have been living with PCa since January of 2011.

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Always pleasant to receive favorable feedback from a fellow PCa warrior like yourself.
Best wishes Don O.

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Glad to read this back-n-forth. Diagnosed in Oct 2009 at PSA 4.6 Gleason 6 one core 5%, I have been on Active Surveillance since. Slow progression in PSA, few ups and downs (one high of 10.5 in 2013, then quickly back to 5. A year ago 7.6, just today 12.5. Will see what Dr says at appointment in 2 weeks. Hard to believe we lost Terry 6 years ago last week. Best to all.