[Will 68Ga-PSMA PET become the New Imaging Standard for Prostate Cancer?]

This article describes the current knowledge in prostate cancer imaging with (68)Ga-PSMA PET, which achieves excellent specificities and higher sensitivities compared with standard imaging for local tumour detection as well as primary and recurrence staging. Therefore, (68)Ga-PSMA PET will probably play an increasing role for the diagnostic investigation of prostate cancer and will be more widely used in the future.

Aktuelle Urologie. 2016 Jul 28 [Epub ahead of print]

C Düwel, M Eiber, T Maurer

Urologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, München., Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, München., Urologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, München.

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