Hans J Biersack

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OBJECTIVE To identify biological evidence for Alzheimer disease (AD) in individuals with subjective memory impairment (SMI) and unimpaired cognitive performance and to investigate the longitudinal cognitive course in these subjects. METHOD [¹⁸F]fluoro-2-deoxyglucose PET (FDG-PET) and structural MRI were acquired in 31 subjects with SMI and 56 controls.(More)
To evaluate the potential value of somatostatin receptor scintigraphy (SRS) using 111In-DTPA (diethylenetriaminepenta acetic acid)-D-Phe1-octreotide (111In-pentetreotide) in patients with recurring or persisting symptoms of myasthenia gravis (MG), 14 consecutive cases with such supplemental receptor imaging during neurological routine follow-up were(More)
A 93-year-old woman presented with a 3 ¥ 3cm ulcerous lesion on the lateral side of her right lower leg. Biopsy confirmed the diagnosis of malignant melanoma. PET/CT imaging was performed for staging of this high risk melanoma patient. The plasma glucose level of the patient was 93 mg/dl before the tracer injection. PET/CT whole-body imaging was performed(More)
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