Prostate Cancer

  • Daniel R. Henderson
  • Nicholas van AsEmail author
Part of the Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging book series (CGRHI)


The use of choline-PET/CT (C-PET/CT) in prostate radiotherapy planning has been evaluated in two principal settings: patient selection for treatment and target volume delineation. Choline-based tracers are used, as the relatively low glucose metabolism of prostate cancer means FDG-based tracers perform poorly [1].


Prostate Cancer Insufficient Evidence Localise Prostate Cancer Stereotactic Radiotherapy Bone Involvement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinical OncologyThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK

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