Superiority of fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography to other functional imaging techniques in the evaluation of metastatic SDHB-associated pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenal Gland Neoplasms
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Germ-Line Mutation
  • Iron-Sulfur Proteins
  • Paraganglioma
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Succinate Dehydrogenase

abstract

  • With a sensitivity approaching 100%, [18F]FDG-PET is the preferred functional imaging modality for staging and treatment monitoring of SDHB-related metastatic PGL.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2006.09.6297

PubMed ID

  • 17538171

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2262

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 25

number

  • 16