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PET Imaging Helps Guide Patient Selection for Radical Prostatectomy

October 06, 2021

Clinicians taking care of patients with high-risk prostate cancer being assessed for prostatectomy can use a positive PET scan as a true positive, but a negative scan cannot be used to exclude disease or inform nodal dissection.