Post Profile

Mayo Clinic researchers map prostate cancer relapse using C-11 choline PET and MRI

(Mayo Clinic) A team of Mayo Clinic researchers has, for the first time, successfully mapped patterns of prostate cancer recurrence, following surgery. Using C-11 choline PET imaging and multiparametric MRI, researchers found an anatomically diverse pattern of recurrence, which may help optimize treatment of patients whose prostate cancer returns after surgery. The research findings are published today in the Journal of Urology.
read more


Related Posts

Mayo Study: Radiation an Important Addition to Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer Surgery Candidates

Health : Mayo Clinic News Blog

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Radiation therapy was associated with a lower risk of cancer recurrence in pancreatic cancer surgery patients, making it, like chemotherapy, an important addition to treatment, Mayo Clinic research found. Whether ...

Clinical Trial Launched to Test Use of MRI to Improve Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Management

Health : Newswise Medical News

The Movember Foundation, the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) and Prostate Cancer Canada today announced $3 million in funding for a new Phase III clinical trial to evaluate if magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can replac...

20-Year Survival Rates For Advanced-Stage Prostate Cancer Patients Following Surgery

Health : Medical News Today

Long-term survival rates for patients with advanced prostate cancer suggest they can be good candidates for surgery, Mayo Clinic researchers have found. Their study found a 20-year survival rate for 80 percent of patients diagnosed ...

Los investigadores de Mayo Clinic hacen un mapa de la recaída del cáncer de próstata mediante exploración por PET y 11C-colina e imágenes de resonancia magnética

Health : Mayo Clinic News Blog

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Un equipo de investigadores de Mayo Clinic hizo por primera vez y con éxito un mapa de los patrones de recurrencia del cáncer de próstata después de la cirugía. Los investigadores emplearon imágenes de la tomog...

Mayo Clinic Gets FDA Approval for New Imaging Agent for Recurrent Prostate Cancer

Health : Newswise Medical News

Mayo Clinic has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval to produce and administer Choline C 11 Injection, an imaging agent used during a positron emission tomography (PET) scan to help detect sites of recurrent prostate ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC