Table 1.

Radiographic detection of bone metastases

Mouse/PC3B1Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6
1NormalRDFRDF, LDFTerminated
2NormalLDF, LPTTerminatedTerminated
3RPTRDF, RPT, LPTTerminatedTerminated
4NormalRF, LT, LFTerminatedTerminated
5NormalNormalNormalTerminated
6RDFRDF, RPTTerminatedTerminated
7RPTRPT, LPTTerminatedTerminated
8RPTRPTTerminatedTerminated
9NormalRPTTerminatedTerminated
Mouse/PC3B1 +J8H
10NormalNormalRPTTerminated
11NormalNormalLPT, RPFTerminated
12NormalLDF, LPTRT, LDF, LPTTerminated
13NormalLDF, LDTLDF, LPT,Terminated
14NormalNormalNormalTerminated
15NormalNormalRDF, LDF, LPTTerminated
16NormalNormalRT, LTTerminated
17NormalNormalLDFTerminated
18NormalNormalPRFTerminated
Mouse/PC3B1-WT
1NormalNormalNormalNormal
2Positive LDFProgressive LDFProgressive LDFProgressive LDF
3NormalPositive RDFProgressive RDFProgressive RDF
4NormalPositive RDFProgressive RDFProgressive RDF
5NormalNormalNormalNormal
6NormalPositive RDFProgressive RDFProgressive RDF
7NormalPositive LDFProgressive LDFProgressive LDF
8NormalPositive LDF, R fibula thinProgressive LDF, R fibula thinnerProgressive LDF, R fibula gone
Mouse/PC3B1-RR
9NormalNormalNormalNormal
10NormalPositive RTProgressive RTProgressive RT
11NormalNormalNormalNormal
12NormalNormalNormalNormal
13NormalNormalNormalPositive RDF
14NormalNormalNormalNormal
15NormalNormalNormalNormal
16NormalNormalNormalPositive RDF
  • Abbreviations: Location of bone lesions: RDF, right distal femur; LDF, left distal femur; LPT, left proximal tibia; RPT, right proximal tibia; RF, right femur; LT, left tibia; RT, right tibia; LF, left femur; RPF, right proximal femur.