Clinical value of fluorine-18 2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography in bladder cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Patient Care Planning
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • FDG-PET/CT has excellent sensitivity and specificity in the detection of metastatic bladder cancer and provides additional diagnostic information that enhances clinical management more than CT/MRI alone. FDG-PET/CT scans may provide better accuracy in clinical information for directing therapy.

publication date

  • September 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2940395

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2010.28.7052

PubMed ID

  • 20679618

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3973

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 28

number

  • 25