Diagnostic value of F-18 FDG PET/CT in patients with spondylodiscitis: Is dual time point imaging time worthy?


Gunes B. Y. , Onsel C. , Sonmezoglu I., Ozaras R. , Halac M. , Tabak F. , ...Daha Fazla

DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, cilt.85, ss.381-385, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 85 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.03.021
  • Dergi Adı: DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.381-385

Özet

Purpose: In this retrospective study, we aimed to investigate the value of FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of spondylodiscitis (SD), the significance of dual time point imaging (DTPI) for SD diagnosis and the worth of SUVmax data for distinguishing tuberculous vs. non-tuberculous SD.