What will happen if my results show that my prostate cancer has recurred?
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.
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