More men will die without PSA screening, researchers contend; other experts applaud the downward trend
by Caron4 on Tue Jul 16, 2013 02:41 PM
My Father is diagnosed with metastatic Prostate cancer. It's spread to his lymphnodes & bones. He was an otherwise active & healthy 87-year old until swelling in his leg & groin about 9-months ago. His recent PSA test count was about 1,000 (irregularly high). He's decided against Xtandi injection treatments due to $8,500/each cost & lost quality of life in the time he has left.
Can someone project what his life expectancy might be given these conditions? Please be straight-forward, I need to know. Thanks.
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