A Rare Case of Solitary Pituitary Metastasis From Spitzoid Melanoma Detected by FDG PET/CT

Salvatore Annunziata, Alessio Annovazzi, Rosella Pasqualoni, Serenella Bergomi, Rosa Sciuto

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Abstract

A 33-year-old man had a diagnosis of a spitzoid melanoma by dorsal skin biopsy. During the oncological follow-up, patient underwent whole-body FDG PET/CT for restaging purpose. FDG PET/CT showed a large necrotic mass of the pituitary gland, subsequently confirming a solitary pituitary metastasis from spitzoid melanoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)725-726
Number of pages2
JournalClinical Nuclear Medicine
Volume45
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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