Accessory Findings on F-18 FDG Positron Emission Tomography in Bronchogenic Carcinoma

Gerarda J.M. Herder, Alle Welling, Grischa V. De Winter, Emile F.I. Comans, Otto S. Hoekstra

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A 76-year-old man with proved small-cell and non-small-cell lung cancer and symptoms of a paraneoplastic syndrome, including a heliotrope rash; scaly erythematous rash over the face, neck, and upper torso; proximal muscle weakness; and creatine kinase elevation, underwent F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) as part of a work-up to detect (mediastinal) lymph nodes or distant metastases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-59
Number of pages2
JournalClinical nuclear medicine
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2003


  • F-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose
  • Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome
  • Polymyositis Dermatomyositis
  • Positron Emission Tomography

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