Recent chemotherapy reduces the sensitivity of [18F] fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the detection of colorectal metastases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Fluorouracil
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Positron-Emission Tomography

abstract

  • These results indicate that FDG-PET scanning should be interpreted in the context of concurrent cytotoxic therapy. FDG-PET scanning results may also be useful in assessment of response to such cytotoxic therapies.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2005.04.4222

PubMed ID

  • 16314631

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 8713

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 23

number

  • 34