We're at the point where we go back every 6 months to check track the cancer cells. The PSA was up to 2.7 and that up from 2.3.
Cancelled from January ice storm. Arrived at Robbie's for 12:03 for lunch. Nice lunch.
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We parked and were in waiting room. There were 6 people/pairs waiting. It was quite a busy room. I began playing around with the iPad. It has these fun apps for doing artsie treatments of photos. Sadly, while we were an hour early, they don't take us in order of arrival. We waited and waited.
Woman playing videos from SNL, husband said too loud. She was surprised! I'm finding more and more people are on their phones, talking loudly. Three people were sleeping in their chairs.
Into room with Dr. C. He asked the usual questions. No bone pain. Will do a bone scan. Physical in 6 months, repeat PSA test. Kidney function testing. Blood work a week before tests. Chest X-ray, bone scan (#4), CT Scan (#6).
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