Imaging of recurrent prostate cancer.

  title={Imaging of recurrent prostate cancer.},
  author={Jurgen J. F{\"u}tterer},
  journal={Radiologic clinics of North America},
  volume={50 6},
Approximately 30% of patients who underwent radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy will develop biochemical recurrent disease. Biochemical recurrent disease is defined as an increase in the serum value of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) after reaching the nadir. Prostate recurrence can present as PSA-only relapse, local recurrent disease, distant metastases, or a combination of local and distant recurrence. In this review, the role of magnetic resonance imaging in the work-up of recurrent… CONTINUE READING

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