Inadvertent intraarterial injection of ¹⁸F-FDG: a case report and literature review of hot forearm and hot hand signs.

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Unintentional intraarterial injection of radiotracers may cause artifacts leading to difficulties in accurately interpreting PET/CT images. We report a case of a 73-y-old man with a history of metastatic colon cancer who underwent a PET/CT scan for restaging. In the PET scan, there was intense and diffuse distribution of (18)F-FDG in his left forearm and… (More)
DOI: 10.2967/jnmt.111.089011

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@article{Zhu2011InadvertentII, title={Inadvertent intraarterial injection of ¹⁸F-FDG: a case report and literature review of hot forearm and hot hand signs.}, author={Zhaohui Zhu and Mohan Doss and Huangying Tan and Steven Joel Feigenberg and Jian Qin Michael Yu}, journal={Journal of nuclear medicine technology}, year={2011}, volume={39 4}, pages={249-51} }