FDG-PET in healthy and epileptic Lagotto Romagnolo dogs and changes in brain glucose uptake with age.

Abstract

Regional cerebral metabolism and blood flow can be measured noninvasively with positron emission tomography (PET). 2-[(18) F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) widely serves as a PET tracer in human patients with epilepsy to identify the seizure focus. The goal of this prospective study was to determine whether juvenile or adult dogs with focal-onset epilepsy… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/vru.12129

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