Superscan

Case contributed by Dr Yusra Sheikh

Presentation

Patient is known to have prostatic carcinoma. Complaining of worsening generalised pain with markedly elevated PSA.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
Nuclear medicine

Extensive abnormal foci of isotope uptake noted throughout skeleton with sparing of bilateral  tibia and fibula on delayed image of 99mTc MDP scan. There is reduced uptake in the soft tissue and kidneys. Findings are consistent with a superscan.

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Case information

rID: 44589
Case created: 28th Apr 2016
Last edited: 28th Apr 2016
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