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When prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test results suggest that the cancer has come back or continued to spread, X-rays or other imaging tests (such as a bone scan) may be done, depending on your situation and symptoms. Your doctor may use a radioactive tracer called Axumin with a positron emission tomography (PET) scan to help detect and localize any recurrent cancer so that it could be biopsied or treated.

From: If Prostate Cancer Comes Back WebMD Medical Reference

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American Cancer Society. 
 

Reviewed by Louise Chang on April 22, 2019

SOURCE: 

American Cancer Society. 
 

Reviewed by Louise Chang on April 22, 2019

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