Prostascint goes beyond the lymphatic system, Combidex does not.
Doctors can also locate tumors elsewhere. It is still a valuable tool and can be used with CT and MRI to get information. When more than one test is available then it can be beneficial to look at all options...
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 48 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7
Da Vinci Surgery ~ 2/16/2007
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.