[¹⁸F]fluorodeoxyglucose PET/computed tomography in breast cancer and gynecologic cancers: a literature review.

@article{Hildebrandt2015FfluorodeoxyglucosePT,
  title={[¹⁸F]fluorodeoxyglucose PET/computed tomography in breast cancer and gynecologic cancers: a literature review.},
  author={Malene Grubbe Hildebrandt and Annette R. Kodahl and Dorte Teilmann-J{\o}rgensen and Ole Mogensen and Pernille Tine Jensen},
  journal={PET clinics},
  year={2015},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={
          89-104
        }
}
In this literature review, an update is provided on the role of [(18)F]fluorodeoxyglucose PET/computed tomography in different clinical settings of the 4 most frequent female-specific cancer types: breast, endometrial, ovarian, and cervical cancer. The most recent knowledge regarding primary diagnosis, staging, response evaluation, prognostic and predictive values, recurrence detection, and radiotherapy planning is evaluated, including, when clinically relevant, considerations with respect to… CONTINUE READING