The bone scan as a monitor of prostatic cancer

Anthony R Stone, M. V. Merrick, G. D. Chisholm

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Abstract

Serial bone scans were compared with radiological skeletal surveys and acid phosphatase in the follow-up of 60 patients with prostatic carcinoma. In this study the bone scan proved to be a more accurate monitor than the other indices. It is concluded that the bone scan in prostatic cancer is the most helpful routine monitor of this disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)349-360
Number of pages12
JournalClinical Oncology
Volume6
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Surgery

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    Stone, A. R., Merrick, M. V., & Chisholm, G. D. (1980). The bone scan as a monitor of prostatic cancer. Clinical Oncology, 6(4), 349-360.