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Comparison of 18F-DOPA, 18F-FDG and 68Ga-somatostatin analogue PET/CT in patients with recurrent medullary thyroid carcinoma
- G. Treglia, P. Castaldi, +10 authors V. Rufini
- European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and…
- 6 January 2012
PurposeTo retrospectively evaluate and compare 18F-FDG, 18F-DOPA and 68Ga-somatostatin analogues for PET/CT in patients with residual/recurrent medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) suspected on the… Expand
Nuclear medicine procedures in the diagnosis and therapy of medullary thyroid carcinoma.
- V. Rufini, P. Castaldi, +4 authors D. Rubello
- Biomedicine & pharmacotherapy = Biomedecine…
- 1 March 2008
Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a rare neuroendocrine tumor originating in the parafollicular cells (C cells) of the thyroid and secretes both calcitonin and carcino-embryonic antigen (CEA).… Expand
Diagnostic performance of Gallium-68 somatostatin receptor PET and PET/CT in patients with thoracic and gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: a meta-analysis
Gallium-68 somatostatin receptor (SMSR) positron emission tomography (PET) and positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) are valuable diagnostic tools for patients with neuroendocrine… Expand
F18-FDG-PET/CT thyroid incidentalomas: a wide retrospective analysis in three Italian centres on the significance of focal uptake and SUV value
Thyroid incidental uptake is defined as a thyroid uptake incidentally and newly detected by imaging techniques performed for an unrelated purpose and especially for non-thyroid diseases. Aim of the… Expand
Diagnostic and clinical significance of F-18-FDG-PET/CT thyroid incidentalomas.
- F. Bertagna, G. Treglia, A. Piccardo, R. Giubbini
- The Journal of clinical endocrinology and…
- 17 August 2012
CONTEXT Thyroid incidentaloma diagnosed by 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography (F-18-FDG-PET/CT) is defined as a thyroid uptake incidentally and newly… Expand
Detection rate of FNA cytology in medullary thyroid carcinoma: a meta‐analysis
The early detection of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) can improve patient prognosis, because histological stage and patient age at diagnosis are highly relevant prognostic factors. As a… Expand
Clinical significance of incidental focal colorectal 18F‐fluorodeoxyglucose uptake: our experience and a review of the literature
- G. Treglia, M. Calcagni, +6 authors A. Giordano
- Colorectal disease : the official journal of the…
- 1 February 2012
Aim The aims of the present study were: (i) to evaluate the focal incidental colorectal uptake of 18F‐fluorodeoxyglucose ([18F]FDG) and to correlate it with colonoscopy and histological findings;… Expand
Diagnostic accuracy of 18 F-FDG-PET and PET/CT in patients with Ewing sarcoma family tumours: a systematic review and a meta-analysis
- G. Treglia, M. Salsano, A. Stefanelli, M. Mattoli, A. Giordano, L. Bonomo
- Skeletal Radiology
- 1 March 2012
ObjectiveTo systematically review and meta-analyse literature data on the diagnostic performance of fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) and positron emission… Expand
Detection rate of recurrent medullary thyroid carcinoma using fluorine-18 dihydroxyphenylalanine positron emission tomography: a meta-analysis.
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to perform a meta-analysis of published data about the diagnostic performance of (18)F-dihydroxyphenylalanine (DOPA) positron emission tomography… Expand
Sentinel node biopsy for lymph nodal staging of uterine cervix cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the pertinent literature.
- S. Kadkhodayan, M. Hasanzadeh, +4 authors R. Sadeghi
- European journal of surgical oncology : the…
BACKGROUND We reviewed the available literature on the accuracy of sentinel node mapping in the lymph nodal staging of uterine cervical cancers. METHODS MEDLINE and Scopus were searched by using… Expand