Asymptomatic metastasis to cricoid from prostate carcinoma: an incidental finding detected on 18F-choline PET/CT

Sheldon Jin Keat Ng, Arvind Kumar Sinha, Hoi Yin Loi, Lih Kin Khor

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Abstract

Metastases to the larynx from prostate carcinoma are rare. We describe a case of asymptomatic prostate carcinoma metastasis to the right cricoid cartilage detected on 18F-fluorocholine PET/CT. This was histologically proven on open biopsy and the patient was offered local radiotherapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)298-301
Number of pages4
JournalJapanese Journal of Radiology
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Mar 2015
Externally publishedYes

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Incidental Findings
Prostate
Cricoid Cartilage
Neoplasm Metastasis
Carcinoma
Larynx
Radiotherapy
Biopsy
fluoromethylcholine
fluorocholine

Keywords

  • 18F-fluorocholine PET/CT
  • Cricoid cartilage
  • Metastases
  • Prostate carcinoma
  • PSA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Asymptomatic metastasis to cricoid from prostate carcinoma : an incidental finding detected on 18F-choline PET/CT. / Ng, Sheldon Jin Keat; Sinha, Arvind Kumar; Loi, Hoi Yin; Khor, Lih Kin.

In: Japanese Journal of Radiology, Vol. 33, No. 5, 28.03.2015, p. 298-301.

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Ng, Sheldon Jin Keat ; Sinha, Arvind Kumar ; Loi, Hoi Yin ; Khor, Lih Kin. / Asymptomatic metastasis to cricoid from prostate carcinoma : an incidental finding detected on 18F-choline PET/CT. In: Japanese Journal of Radiology. 2015 ; Vol. 33, No. 5. pp. 298-301.
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