It was at the Mayo Clinic that he discovered an imaging technology – C-11 choline PET CT scan. Daniel made an appointment and his new doctor was able to use the C-11 choline PET scan to identify the exact areas where his cancer had recurred. He is now receiving accurate, targeted therapy to more effectively treat his disease. At the time, the Mayo Clinic was the only hospital using this FDA-approved technology, which is one of the many reasons Daniel encourages all men to both seek a second opinion and do their own research regarding the treatment and care of their prostate cancer.
Do your own research. Men with recurrent prostate cancer: Check out the advantages of the C-11 Choline PET scan. Why not explore a second opinion, or options outside of what your doctor has presented you? Go into your treatment decision with your eyes wide open; explore your options.