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Sakthivel, Pirabu; Thakar, Alok; Prashanth, Arun; Angamuthu, Meivel; Sharma, Suresh Chandra; Kumar, Rakesh
Titel
Clinical Applications of 68 Ga-PSMA PET/CT on Residual Disease Assessment of Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma (JNA)
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  • Nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, 2020-02, Vol.54 (1), p.63
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Germany
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Springer Online Journals Complete
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We present a case of a 16-year-old boy who underwent Ga-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. Ga-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.
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Englisch
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ISSN: 1869-3474
ISSN: 1869-3482
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