PET, MRI Combination Helps Map Prostate Cancer Relapses

PET, MRI Combination Helps Map Prostate Cancer Relapses
Combining two imaging techniques has allowed researchers to study the patterns of prostate cancer recurrence following radical prostatectomy (removal of the prostate). Titled “Contemporary Mapping Of Post-Prostatectomy Prostate Cancer Relapse With C-11 Choline PET And Multiparametric MRI,” the research report was published in the Journal of Urology by Ilya Sobol and colleagues from the Mayo Clinic, in Rochester, Minnesota. "This study has important implications for men who have a rising prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test, also known as biochemical recurrence, after radical
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  1. Is “PET, MULTIPARAMETRIC MRI-3.O TESLA COMBINATION,” yield a more definitive diagnostic test for prostate cancer recurrence?…better then “AXUMIN when used in conjunction with POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY (PET),” in detecting and locating prostate cancer?

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