Osteoblastoma of the mandible mimicking osteosarcoma in FDG PET/CT imaging.


Osteoblastomas are rare tumors accounting for approximately 1% of all primary bone tumors. We report a case of osteoblastoma of the mandible with high FDG uptake. Initially, this lesion was judged as an osteosarcoma. Osteoblastomas are benign slow-growing tumors. High-resolution thin-slice CT images of the lesion as part of the PET/CT study help to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/RLU.0b013e318279f131


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