Wegener's granulomatosis detected initially by integrated 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography

Naoyasu Ueda, Yasushi Inoue, Daisuke Himeji, Yoshiya Shimao, Kensuke Oryoji, Hiroki Mitoma, Yojiro Arinobu, Hiroaki Niiro, Hiroshi Tsukamoto, Takahiko Horiuchi, Akira Ueda, Koichi Akashi

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Early diagnosis is crucial for effective treatment of Wegener's granulomatosis, although this disease shows only atypical symptoms in the primary stage. This report describes a patient suspected of having a malignancy based on integrated 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT), which showed increased uptake in pulmonary nodules and nasopharyngeal mucosa. Integrated PET/CT is therefore considered to be useful to confirm the distribution and determine the optimal site for biopsy.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)205-209
ページ数5
ジャーナルModern Rheumatology
20
発行部数2
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 4 1 2010

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Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
Early Diagnosis
Mucous Membrane
Biopsy
Lung
Neoplasms
Positron Emission Tomography Computed Tomography
Therapeutics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Rheumatology

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Wegener's granulomatosis detected initially by integrated 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography. / Ueda, Naoyasu; Inoue, Yasushi; Himeji, Daisuke; Shimao, Yoshiya; Oryoji, Kensuke; Mitoma, Hiroki; Arinobu, Yojiro; Niiro, Hiroaki; Tsukamoto, Hiroshi; Horiuchi, Takahiko; Ueda, Akira; Akashi, Koichi.

:: Modern Rheumatology, 巻 20, 番号 2, 01.04.2010, p. 205-209.

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿記事

Ueda, Naoyasu ; Inoue, Yasushi ; Himeji, Daisuke ; Shimao, Yoshiya ; Oryoji, Kensuke ; Mitoma, Hiroki ; Arinobu, Yojiro ; Niiro, Hiroaki ; Tsukamoto, Hiroshi ; Horiuchi, Takahiko ; Ueda, Akira ; Akashi, Koichi. / Wegener's granulomatosis detected initially by integrated 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography. :: Modern Rheumatology. 2010 ; 巻 20, 番号 2. pp. 205-209.
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