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journal article 
Author(s):
Tuncel, M; Souvatzoglou, M; Herrmann, K; Stollfuss, J; Schuster, T; Weirich, G; Wester, HJ; Schwaiger, M; Krause, BJ 
Title:
[(11)C]Choline positron emission tomography/computed tomography for staging and restaging of patients with advanced prostate cancer. 
Abstract:
INTRODUCTION: To evaluate [(11)C]Choline positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) for staging and restaging of patients with advanced prostate cancer and to compare the diagnostic performance of PET, CT and PET/CT. METHODS: Forty-five consecutive patients with advanced prostate cancer underwent [(11)C]Choline-PET/CT between 5/2004 and 2/2006. RESULTS: Overall, 295 lesions were detected: PET alone, 178 lesions; diagnostic CT, 221 lesions; PET/CT (low-dose CT), 272 lesions; P...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Nucl Med Biol 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
35 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
689-95 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0969-8051 
TUM Institution:
Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik; r Medizinische Statistik und Epidemiologie; r Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie