Multiple vertebral hemangiomas: a potential pitfall in 68Ga-DOTATOC PET/CT interpretation

A 68-year-old woman underwent Ga-DOTATOC PET/CT as a staging procedure of a newly diagnosed gastric neuroendocrine tumor (Ki67 >2%; G2; WHO 2010). The scan showed intense radiotracer uptake in the 1.8 × 0.6 cm primary lesion near the gastro-esophageal junction (Fig. 1a–c, red arrow). Inhomogeneous and moderate radiotracer uptake was also detected in… CONTINUE READING