A rare case of non-small cell lung cancer metastasizing to the pituitary gland: detection with (18)F-FDG PET-CT.

@article{Agarwal2014ARC,
  title={A rare case of non-small cell lung cancer metastasizing to the pituitary gland: detection with (18)F-FDG PET-CT.},
  author={Krishan Kant Agarwal and Punit Sharma and Suhas Singla and Sudhir Suman Kc and Chandrasekhar S Bal and Rakesh Kumar},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={e318-9}
}
Metastases to the pituitary gland are rare. We here present a case of a 52-year-old man with non-small cell lung cancer where pituitary metastasis was detected on staging F-FDG PET-CT, characterized with MRI and confirmed at histopathology. By demonstrating such rare site of metastasis, F-FDG PET-CT can have significant impact on management of cancer… CONTINUE READING