Combined FDG-PET/CT for the detection of unknown primary tumors: systematic review and meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Kwee2008CombinedFF,
  title={Combined FDG-PET/CT for the detection of unknown primary tumors: systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Thomas Christian Kwee and Robert M Kwee},
  booktitle={European Radiology},
  year={2008}
}
The aim of this study was to systematically review and meta-analyze published data on the diagnostic performance of combined 18F-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography (FDG-PET/CT) in the detection of primary tumors in patients with cancer of unknown primary (CUP). A systematic search for relevant studies was performed of the PubMed/MEDLINE and Embase databases. Methodological quality of the included studies was assessed. Reported detection rates, sensitivities… CONTINUE READING