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Medical update

December 19, 2010

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This is an update to two separate posts from last spring about my prostate cancer. Despite¬†PSA scores that¬†continued to be lower than the one that lead to the previous biopsies, my most recent biopsy revealed two additional tumors that like the first one are also 6 on the Gleason scale. The tumors are small, but […]

biopsy results

February 10, 2010

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  Not yet a thumbs up but at least so far not a thumbs down. There are no apparent malignancies but there is a suspicious area of inflammation on account of which I will have to undergo a second biopsy in April. 

health update

December 22, 2008

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I took my last Cipro today and saw my urologist. During the exam my genitals were still quite sensitive to his touch; he said Shoshana and I should wait another 24 hours before resuming conjugal relations. He explained that the epididymis has numerous microscopic channels in which bacteria like to hang out, and I should […]

Health update

December 14, 2008

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On Friday some of the symptoms I experienced during my October infection reoccurred, and I’ve been back on Cipro since Friday night. The symptoms are diminished somewhat, and I’m waiting for my urologist to reply to my email. When I saw him three weeks ago he told me that this is now a vulnerable area, […]

Friday to do list & health update

October 30, 2008

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1) Call plumber about faulty heating zone and thermostat. 2) Shop for travel (airfare, hotel & car rental) for late January/early February trip to Jacksonville. 3) Start practicing Torah trope for 01/31/09. 4) Put candy near front door for trick or treaters. 5) Try to continue staying horizontal as much as possible for final two […]

Friday to do list & health update

October 30, 2008

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1) Call plumber about faulty heating zone and thermostat. 2) Shop for travel (airfare, hotel & car rental) for late January/early February trip to Jacksonville. 3) Start practicing Torah trope for 01/31/09. 4) Put candy near front door for trick or treaters. 5) Try to continue staying horizontal as much as possible for final two […]

Protected: patient’s to do list

October 26, 2008

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