The influence of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) on 11C-choline uptake in patients with recurrent prostate cancer (PC) has not yet been clarified and there are no recommendations in the literature about the question of whether ADT should be discontinued before 11C-choline PET/CT The aim of our study was to investigate this issue by means of sequential 11Ccholine positron emission tomography (PET)/CT in patients with recurrent PC.

Androgen deprivation therapy influences the uptake of 11C-choline in patients with recurrent prostate cancer: results of a sequential PET/CT study in 22 patients

SCHIAVINA, RICCARDO;VAGNONI, VALERIO;ROMAGNOLI, DANIELE;PULTRONE, CRISTIAN VINCENZO;CIVIDINI, RICCARDO;BRUNOCILLA, EUGENIO;MANFERRARI, FABIO;GAROFALO, MARCO;MARTORANA, GIUSEPPE
2012

Abstract

The influence of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) on 11C-choline uptake in patients with recurrent prostate cancer (PC) has not yet been clarified and there are no recommendations in the literature about the question of whether ADT should be discontinued before 11C-choline PET/CT The aim of our study was to investigate this issue by means of sequential 11Ccholine positron emission tomography (PET)/CT in patients with recurrent PC.
EUROPEAN UROLOGY. SUPPLEMENTS
Schiavia R.; Vagnoni V.; Romagnoli D.; Pultrone C.; Rocca C.; Cividini R.; Bizzarri B.; Brunocilla E.; Manferrari F.; Garofalo M.; Martorana G.
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