prostate cancer with lymph nodes in hilar

hi, just wondering if anyone has had prostate cancer diagnosed that also has lymph nodes seen in hilar and lung , waiting on follow up CT of lung . Thank you 

  • Hi  and a very warm welcome to the online community

    I'm very sorry to read that you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer. I don't have the experience you're looking for but I noticed that you hadn't had any response to your post yet.

    While you're waiting for replies you could use the search facility in the group to look for previous posts which mention lymph nodes in hilar and lung. You could also post any questions relating to this in the ask a nurse section of the community and one of the specialist nurses will aim to reply within 2 working days.

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  • Hi Maryian

    Do u have any other details ie PSA, gleeson score if biopsy has been done?

    Mri report etc



  • Hi, psa 5.4 , which is high for his age . Biopsy confirmed prostate cancer . MDT meeting this week which we believe will recommend robotic surgery.  CT lungs 11th November,  1st CT has shown lymph nodes in right lung and hilar , some 11mm . Liz 

  • 5.4 is not particularly high for any age if u have PC confirmed, obviously slightly above normal 

    How did the lung mets show up as a MRI/CT would initially just cover the pelvic area?

  • Hi, had ct chest, abdomen and pelvis .2nd ct scan to see if any change in lung lymph nodes.