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Preparation methods prior to PET/CT scanning that decrease uptake of 18F-FDG by myocardium, brown adipose tissue, and skeletal muscle.

Authors
  • Shao, Dan1
  • Tian, Xu-Wei2
  • Gao, Qiang2
  • Liang, Chang-Hong1
  • Wang, Shu-Xia3
  • 1 Guangdong General Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, PR China. , (China)
  • 2 Guangzhou First People's Hospital, Guangzhou, PR China. , (China)
  • 3 Guangdong General Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, PR China [email protected] , (China)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987)
Publication Date
January 2017
Volume
58
Issue
1
Pages
10–18
Identifiers
PMID: 26936898
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

A low carbohydrate/high fat diet before 18F-FDG injection can suppress uptake of 18F-FDG within the myocardium, BAT, and skeletal muscle.

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