Integrated positron emission tomography/computed tomography may render bone scintigraphy unnecessary to investigate suspected metastatic breast cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • This study supports the use of PET/CT in detecting osseous metastases for suspected MBC. Whether PET/CT may supplant BSc in this setting is unknown.

publication date

  • July 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3651596

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2009.27.5743

PubMed ID

  • 20516453

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3154

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 28

number

  • 19