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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Krüger, S; Buck, AK; Mottaghy, FM; Pauls, S; Schelzig, H; Hombach, V; Reske, SN 
Titel:
Use of integrated FDG-PET/CT in sarcoidosis. 
Abstract:
We studied five patients with mediastinal lymph node enlargement suggestive of malignant lymphoma, lung cancer, or sarcoidosis. Integrated [(18)F]fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) was performed on all patients. Sarcoidosis can be a pitfall in PET/CT imaging, which may lead to false-positive results of malignancy. Increased FDG uptake in mediastinal lymph nodes is often comparable with malignant lymphoma or lymph node metastases. Histological con...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Clin Imaging 
Jahr:
2008 
Band / Volume:
32 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
269-73 
Sprache:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0899-7071 
TUM Einrichtung:
Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik