¹⁸F-FDG PET/CT imaging of the pancreas: spectrum of diseases.

  title={¹⁸F-FDG PET/CT imaging of the pancreas: spectrum of diseases.},
  author={Vien Xuan Nguyen and Cuong Cao Nguyen and Ba Nguyen},
  journal={JOP : Journal of the pancreas},
  volume={12 6},
Since the introduction of integrated positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET/CT), it has a great impact on the field of oncology. Comparing to other conventional scanners, only PET/CT is capable of providing important information on accurate detecting, staging/restaging, and post-therapeutic monitoring of many cancers. Many studies have demonstrated that PET/CT changes the management in approximately 30% of all cancer patients. Because 2-((18)F)-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) is a… CONTINUE READING


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