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Novel Imaging Techniques Advancing Prostate Cancer Care

Danielle Bucco
Published: Thursday, Oct 05, 2017

William R. Berry, MD

William R. Berry, MD
Imaging agents for patients with prostate cancer continue to receive FDA approvals, according to William R. Berry, MD. For example, carbon-11 acetate PET/CT scans, 18F-sodium fluoride PET scans, and fluciclovine have been recently approved to add further imaging options for patients.

on Genitourinary Cancers, Berry, a medical oncologist at Duke Cancer Institute, discussed luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonists versus antagonists as treatment options for patients and highlights the novel techniques for prostate cancer imaging.

OncLive: Can you please provide an overview of your presentation?

Berry: My presentation was on 2 different topics related to prostate cancer. The first was the difference between the therapies of LHRH agonists versus antagonists, particularly with an emphasis on safety issues that may be related to the choice of agent. 
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