Case No. 19

Case No. 19

Neuroendocrine tumor heterogeneity on hybrid imaging INTRODUCTION: The 68Ga-DOTATOC PET/CT is an imaging technique for detecting and characterizing neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). It allows whole-body imaging of cell surface expression of somatostatin receptors (SSTRs)...
Case No. 18

Case No. 18

Burkitt lymphoma –  18F-FDG-PET/CT Ultrasound (US) Figure 1. Ultrasound images performed at the Emergency Room in an 8 years-old male, presenting for abdominal pain, worsening since 1 month and causing awakening over night. Fig. 1a.: Enlarged abdominal lymph...
Case No. 17

Case No. 17

Intimal sarcoma of the right pulmonary artery: 18F-FDG PET/CT A 54-y/o male patient presented with dyspnoea  and right-sided thoracic pain radiating to the right arm. After exclusion of myocardial infarction, computed tomography revealed  a contrast filling defect of...
Case no. 16

Case no. 16

One stop shop: Rectal cancer staging with PET/MRI Patient’s history A 59 years old male patient presented with rectal bleeding and recently pathologically proven rectal adenocarcinoma. PET/MRI was performed for local rectal staging, nodal and metastatic workup. Local...
Case No. 15

Case No. 15

Paget‘s disease as important potential pitfall in 18F-PSMA PET/CT for prostate cancer Description: A 61 year-old male with history of resected Gleason 7 prostate cancer and radiotherapy presented with a slight PSA-increase from 0.26 to 0.48 in one year. Subsequent...
Case No. 14

Case No. 14

Neurolymphomatosis detected by 18F-FDG PET/CT   Figure 1: 18F-FDG maximum intensity projections (MIP) demonstrated intensely increased 18F-FDG uptake in large paracaval and right common iliac lymphadenopathies (A), as well shown also by the fused corresponding PET/CT...