Performance of FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of recurrent endometrial cancer.

  title={Performance of FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of recurrent endometrial cancer.},
  author={K. Kitajima and Koji Murakami and Erena Yamasaki and Shingo Hagiwara and Ichio Fukasawa and Noriyuki Inaba and Yasushi Kaji and Kazuro Sugimura},
  journal={Annals of nuclear medicine},
  volume={22 2},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the accuracy of integrated positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET/CT) using 18-F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), compared with PET alone, in the diagnosis of suspected endometrial cancer recurrence. METHODS Thirty women who had undergone primary surgery for histopathologically proven endometrial cancer with suspected recurrence because of clinical, cytological, biochemical, and/or radiological findings were enrolled in this study. PET and integrated PET/CT… CONTINUE READING
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