Whole-body SPECT/CT for bone scintigraphy: diagnostic value and effect on patient management in oncological patients


This study was designed to assess the additional value of SPECT/CT of the trunk used in conjunction with conventional nuclear imaging and its effects on patient management in a large patient series. In 353 patients, whole-body scintigraphy (WBS), SPECT, and SPECT/CT were prospectively performed for staging and restaging. SPECT/CT of the trunk was performed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00259-013-2532-6


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