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Case Study For Gallium 68 PSMA PET-CT Scan

Patient Clinical History

73 years old is known case of Carcinoma prostate, post-prostatectomy (2017), on soliten and leuprolide.

Nadir of PSA was 0.06 ng/ml on 2.07.17. The patient is now being evaluated for rising PSA levels (0.7 ng/ml on 25/01/2019).

Study Protocols

PET CT scan was done following intravenous administration of Gallium 68 PSMA on PET scanner with Multidetector Computerised Tomography (MDCT), scanning was performed from eyes to mid-thigh. A separate sequence with breath hold was performed for lung and a separate series for brain examination.

Study Findings

PSMA PET/CT Scan revealed multiple PSMA avid (SUV max-13.8 sclerotic lesions in left 7th & right 6th ribs, C4, D6, D8-L4 vertebrae, sacrum, right iliac bone, and right acetabulum.

Credits for Contribution

This Gallium 68 PSMA PET-CT Scan case was compiled by Dr. Charu Jora [DRM, DNB] (Nuclear Medicine Physician at House Of Diagnostics).

Read More about Gallium 68 PSMA PET-CT Scan at House Of Diagnostics (HOD) in Delhi and NCR.