Differentiation of incidental intestinal activities at PET/CT examinations with a new sign: Peristaltic segment sign


Yildirim D. , Tamam M. O. , Sahin M., Ekci B., Gurses B.

REVISTA ESPANOLA DE MEDICINA NUCLEAR E IMAGEN MOLECULAR, vol.32, no.2, pp.86-91, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.remn.2012.05.003
  • Title of Journal : REVISTA ESPANOLA DE MEDICINA NUCLEAR E IMAGEN MOLECULAR
  • Page Numbers: pp.86-91

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study was to present the effect of the peristaltic segment sign for the differential diagnosis between malignant, physiological and gastrointestinal focal fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) uptakes as an alternative method to maximum standardized uptake value (SUVmax).