A case of colon cancer incidentally detected by 18F-choline PET/CT

Ferdinando F. Calabria, Sonia Crusco, Carmelo Cicciò, Orazio Schillaci

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Abstract

A 65-year-old man had restaging of prostate cancer with an F-choline PET/CT, which revealed focal uptake in a thickened posterior wall of sigmoid colon. Biopsy demonstrated colon cancer. Incidental colorectal F-choline uptake should be further investigated with histological analysis.

Original languageEnglish
JournalClinical Nuclear Medicine
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Publication statusAccepted/In press - Oct 3 2013

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Choline
Colonic Neoplasms
Sigmoid Colon
Prostatic Neoplasms
Biopsy
fluoromethylcholine

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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A case of colon cancer incidentally detected by 18F-choline PET/CT. / Calabria, Ferdinando F.; Crusco, Sonia; Cicciò, Carmelo; Schillaci, Orazio.

In: Clinical Nuclear Medicine, 03.10.2013.

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Calabria, Ferdinando F. ; Crusco, Sonia ; Cicciò, Carmelo ; Schillaci, Orazio. / A case of colon cancer incidentally detected by 18F-choline PET/CT. In: Clinical Nuclear Medicine. 2013.
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