Comparison of MRI, F-18 FDG, and 11C-choline PET/CT for their potentials in differentiating brain tumor recurrence from brain tumor necrosis following radiotherapy.
PET Center, Huashan Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
- Published Article
Clinical nuclear medicine
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2011
The results suggest that 11C-Choline PET/CT with higher sensitivity and specificity may be better in distinguishing recurrent brain tumor from radionecrosis compared with F-18 FDG PET/CT and MRI.
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