By Stefano Fanti

ISBN-10: 3540777717

ISBN-13: 9783540777717

This hassle-free atlas, that includes approximately 500 pictures, could be a brief consultant to examining PET/CT photographs with FDG in oncology. It additionally illustrates the best way to realize general, para-physiological, and benign pathological uptakes in a case-based functional demeanour. The textual content, which include such a lot proper technical and pathophysiological premises, covers the most medical purposes and obviously articulates studying issues and pitfalls. This atlas goals to turn into a customary textual content for nuclear drugs physicians and radiologists, citizens and technicians whose paintings contains PET/CT imaging. This publication is additionally appropriate for either undergraduate and postgraduate classes.

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CECT findings identification of new liver lesions (→ progressive disease) Teaching point Diagnosis of small lesions in the liver can be difficult with PET-CT alone. PET-CECT may help to detect small lesions in the liver, spleen or lung. 35 2 Case 6 Staging of Esophageal Cancer Male 66 yo 36 .. Intense FDG uptake of primary esophageal cancer shown by PET-CT Case 6 Staging of Esophageal Cancer 2 Male 66 yo .. PET-CECT allows the localization of juxtaposed secondary lymph node not identified by low dose CT Teaching point PET-CECT raises diagnostic confidence of PET-CT because of more accurate lesion characterization by exact delineation of the involved lymph nodes.

A consistent portion of iodine contrast agent leaves the vessels through the spaces between the endothelial cells determining a late interstitial extra vascular enhancement. v. contrast agent (PET-LDCT), which is done primarily for attenuation correction and for anatomic localization of tracer uptake in PET. In some clinical conditions, however, the contrast enhancement of CT in PET-CT (PET-CECT) may increase diagnostic accuracy and certainty. The optimal PET-CECT scanning protocol is still a point of debate.

PET-CT shows multiple bone lesions but the images do not allow exact localization of hypermetabolic area in the abdomen Additional diagnostic contrast enhanced fulldose CT is mandatory in doubtful findings for exact localization of hypermetabolic findings. 29 2 Case 3 Restaging Germ Cell Tumor Male 43 yo CC PET-CT images show multiple lung metastasis and lymph node secondary lesion in the abdomen 30 .. PET-CECT images delineate lymph node metastasis (a) Case 3 Restaging Germ Cell Tumor 2 Male 43 yo ..

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