Marieke G. G. Sturkenboom

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the clinical diagnostic value of iodine-124 (124I)-positron emission tomography (PET) in patients with advanced differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) and to compare the 124I-PET imaging results with the 131I whole-body scan (WBS). MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty patients with histologically(More)
OBJECTIVE A distinctive pattern of physiological symmetrical uptake of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) in the neck and upper chest region is a phenomenon that is sometimes observed on positron emission tomography (PET) scans of some oncologic patients. Initially, it was assumed to be muscle uptake secondary to patient anxiety or tension, which could be(More)
Posaconazole is a second-generation triazole agent with a potent and broad antifungal activity. In addition to the oral suspension, a delayed-release tablet and intravenous formulation with improved pharmacokinetic properties have been introduced recently. Due to the large interindividual and intraindividual variation in bioavailability and drug-drug(More)
After taking 35 tablets of flurazepam 15 mg, 50 tablets of diazepam 5 mg, a 38-year old female (105 kg, BMI 36) was hit by a vehicle at 80 km/h. Initially she had a coma that measured a 1-4-2 on the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), an impression fracture of the frontal bone with free air in cerebro, a right-sided frontal contu-sion and a mild traumatic(More)
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