Evaluation of 18F-FDG PET with bladder irrigation in patients with uterine and ovarian tumors.

@article{Koyama2003EvaluationO1,
  title={Evaluation of 18F-FDG PET with bladder irrigation in patients with uterine and ovarian tumors.},
  author={Koichi Koyama and Terue Okamura and Joji Kawabe and Nozomi Ozawa and Kenzi Torii and Naohiko Umesaki and Masato Miyama and Hironobu Ochi and Ryusaku Yamada},
  journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={353-8}
}
UNLABELLED The purpose of this study was to evaluate PET using (18)F-FDG for gynecologic lesions with continuous bladder irrigation to eliminate artifacts from the (18)F-FDG activity in the bladder. METHODS Forty-one patients were studied. They had 23 cervical uterine lesions (15 cases of cancer, 5 recurrences, 3 nonrecurrences); 8 cases of uterine corpus… CONTINUE READING