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The phytological future of prostate cancer staging: PSMA-PET and the dandelion theory

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PSMA-PET is changing how we stage prostate cancer, both in the primary setting and with relapse after treatment. It allows us to identify lesions in the bones and lymph nodes that were not previously visible on conventional imaging with bone scan and CT/MRI. In this Special Report we review the 'state of the art' for PSMA imaging and discuss the implications for treatment decisions in prostate cancer. We liken early high risk or metastatic prostate to a common phytological problem: the dandel...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.2217/fon-2017-0074

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ORCID:
0000-0002-3710-014X
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Department of Health
Grant:
CL-2012-14-003
Publisher:
Future Medicine
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Volume:
13
Issue:
20
Pages:
1801-1807
Publication date:
2017-08-01
Acceptance date:
2017-05-19
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EISSN:
1744-8301
ISSN:
1479-6694
Pmid:
28762288
Language:
English
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pubs:730317
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uuid:8985ce09-375d-418c-bbe6-2f03d322d6a3
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pubs:730317
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730317
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2018-12-03

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