Metastatic Superscan in <sup>18</sup>F PSMA PET/CT of a Patient with Prostate Carcinoma
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February 2024

Metastatic Superscan in 18F PSMA PET/CT of a Patient with Prostate Carcinoma

Mol Imaging Radionucl Ther 2024;33(1):38-39
1. Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Lucknow, India
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Received Date: 03.12.2022
Accepted Date: 02.04.2023
Publish Date: 23.02.2024


A biopsy-proven patient with prostate carcinoma aged 70 years was referred to the department of nuclear medicine for radionuclide-based therapy. His prostate-specific antigen levels were >1000 ng/mL, and prostatic magnetic resonance imaging showed an enlarged prostate with a heterogeneous signal and size 3.8x3.7x3.5 cm with few small heterogeneous nodular signals in the transition zone. He was scheduled for 18F prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) scan before therapy. 18F PSMA PET/CT revealed PSMA-expressing prostate lesions (maximum standardized uptake value ~10.2) with extension into the urinary bladder along with bilateral supraclavicular, mediastinal, retrocrural, retroperitoneal, and pelvic lymph nodes and sclerotic lesions in the entire axial and appendicular skeleton.

Keywords: Superscan, prostate carcinoma, 18F PSMA PET/CT, 18F prostate-specific membrane antigen


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