18F-Choline PET/CT scan in staging and biochemical recurrence in prostate cancer patients: Changes in classification and radiotherapy planning.

@article{Arbonis201718FCholinePS,
  title={18F-Choline PET/CT scan in staging and biochemical recurrence in prostate cancer patients: Changes in classification and radiotherapy planning.},
  author={J Cardona Arboni{\'e}s and B Rodr{\'i}guez Alfonso and Jorge Mucientes Rasilla and Claudio Mart{\'i}nez Ballesteros and I Zapata Paz and A Prieto Soriano and Joaqu{\'i}n Alberto Carballido Rodr{\'i}guez and Mercedes Mitjavila Casanovas},
  journal={Revista espanola de medicina nuclear e imagen molecular},
  year={2017},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={
          292-297
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the role of the 18F-Choline PET/CT in prostate cancer management when detecting distant disease in planning radiotherapy and staging and to evaluate the therapy changes guided by PET/TC results. MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective evaluation was performed on 18F-Choline PET/CT scans of patients with prostate cancer. Staging and… CONTINUE READING