FDG PET/CT in the detection of metastases in a patient with Tg and 131I WBS negative follicular thyroid cancer.

@article{Aliyev2013FDGPI,
  title={FDG PET/CT in the detection of metastases in a patient with Tg and 131I WBS negative follicular thyroid cancer.},
  author={A. Sh. Aliyev and Sabire Ylmaz and Meftune Ozhan and Sertaç Asa and Metin Halaç},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={226-7}
}
After a total or near total thyroidectomy and radioiodine ablation therapy for differential thyroid cancer (DTC), routine follow-up methods are (131)I or (131)I whole-body scanning (WBS) as well as serum thyroglobulin (Tg) and anti-thyroglobulin (anti-Tg) levels. We describe a case of a 41-year-old woman with follicular thyroid cancer. Although serum Tg… CONTINUE READING