Evaluation of diagnostic performance of whole-body simultaneous PET/MRI in pediatric lymphoma

@article{Ponisio2016EvaluationOD,
  title={Evaluation of diagnostic performance of whole-body simultaneous PET/MRI in pediatric lymphoma},
  author={Maria R Ponisio and Jonathan E McConathy and Richard Laforest and Geetika Khanna},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={46},
  pages={1258-1268}
}
Whole-body 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) is the standard of care for lymphoma. Simultaneous PET/MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) is a promising new modality that combines the metabolic information of PET with superior soft-tissue resolution and functional imaging capabilities of MRI while decreasing radiation dose. There is limited information on the clinical performance of PET/MRI in the pediatric setting. This study evaluated the… CONTINUE READING
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