Sakthivel, Pirabu; Thakar, Alok; Prashanth, Arun; Angamuthu, Meivel; Sharma, Suresh Chandra; Kumar, Rakesh
Clinical Applications of 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT on Residual Disease Assessment of Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma (JNA)
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  • Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging , 54(1), pp.63-64
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Heidelberg: Springer Nature B.V
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We present a case of a 16-year-old boy who underwent 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT for residual disease assessment of juvenile nasal angiofibroma. Positive uptake was noted in residual tumor on PET/CT imaging. However, there was no abnormal uptake in surrounding scar tissues as compared with contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging. These findings were confirmed by biopsy from the scar tissue on posterior ethmoids. 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT may be a potentially valuable tool especially in distinguishing recurrences from surgical site reparative tissue and in planning and delivering stereotactic radiotherapy.
ISSN: 1869-3474
ISSN: 1869-3482
DOI: 10.1007/s13139-019-00628-4

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