Whole-body PET with (fluorine-18)-2-deoxyglucose for detecting recurrent primary serous peritoneal carcinoma: An initial report.

@article{Wang2000WholebodyPW,
  title={Whole-body PET with (fluorine-18)-2-deoxyglucose for detecting recurrent primary serous peritoneal carcinoma: An initial report.},
  author={P H Wang and Ren-Shyan Liu and Ywan Feng Li and H. T. Ng and C C Yuan},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2000},
  volume={77 1},
  pages={44-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Because of the limited sensitivity and specificity of conventional tools such as computerized tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for detecting persistent or recurrent primary serous peritoneal carcinoma (PSPC), a reliable means of diagnosis remains elusive. Positron emission tomography (PET) scanning may offer another approach to… CONTINUE READING