Two occult primaries discovered on PET/CT in a patient with paraparesis.

@article{Solav2010TwoOP,
  title={Two occult primaries discovered on PET/CT in a patient with paraparesis.},
  author={Shrikant Vasantrao Solav and Dhanpathi Halnaik},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={35 8},
  pages={586-9}
}
Metastasis with an occult primary is a challenging issue. Subjecting these patients to a host of tests ranging from sonography, regional computed tomography (CT), whole-body CT scan, magnetic resonance imaging, tumor markers, etc could be agonizing to the patient and the family. FDG PET is a potential tool that could provide objective evidence in some of… CONTINUE READING