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PET/CT Prostate Axumin Study: How to prepare and what to expect - 08/2021
PET/CT Prostate Axumin Study: How to prepare and what to expect
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This handout explains how to prepare for a PET/CT prostate Axumin study. This study is used to diagnose cancer in the prostate gland. It is done for patients who have still have symptoms of cancer after being treated for the disease. The study is usually done if levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) rise after treatment.
University of Washington Medical Center
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Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
PET/CT Scan (positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan)