PET/MR bests PET/CT in identifying prostate cancer recurrence

06/21/2013 | Medscape (free registration)

PET/MR imaging with 11C-choline for restaging of prostate cancer was well-tolerated and able to identify more small local recurrences than PET/CT, according to a study presented at the SNMMI Annual Meeting. The radiation dose exposure with PET/MR imaging is about 80% lower than with PET/CT, researchers said, suggesting the approach may be particularly beneficial for patients who need a number of tests.

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