Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging (2017) 44:1647–1655 DOI 10.1007/s00259-017-3743-z ORIGINAL ARTICLE Early PET imaging with Ga-PSMA-11 increases the detection rate of local recurrence in prostate cancer patients with biochemical recurrence 1 1 2 Christian Uprimny & Alexander Stephan Kroiss & Josef Fritz & 1 1 1 Clemens Decristoforo & Dorota Kendler & Elisabeth von Guggenberg & 1 1 1 Bernhard Nilica & Johanna Maffey-Steffan & Gianpaolo di Santo & 3 3 1 Jasmin Bektic & Wolfgang Horninger & Irene Johanna Virgolini Received: 7 April 2017 /Accepted: 24 May 2017 /Published online: 6 June 2017 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 Abstract Results 26 patients (12.8%) were judged positive for LR on Purpose PET/CT using Ga-labelled prostate-specific mem- PET scans 60 min p.i. (median SUV : 10.8; range: 4.7– max brane antigen PSMA-11 (HBEDD-CC) has emerged as a 40.9), whereas 50 patients (24.6%) revealed a lesion sugges- promising imaging method in the diagnostic evaluation of tive of LR on early PET imaging (median SUV :5.9;range: max prostate cancer (PC) patients with biochemical recurrence. 2.9–17.6), resulting in a significant rise in detection rate However, assessment of local recurrence (LR) may be limited (p < 0.001). Equivocal findings on PET scans 60 min
European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging – Springer Journals
Published: Jun 6, 2017
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera