By Andrea Skanjeti MD, Angelina Cistaro MD (auth.), Angelina Cistaro (eds.)
This richly illustrated ebook provides the pediatric functions of PET/CT within the complete variety of eventualities usually encountered in a certified atmosphere. It opens with an intensive advent overlaying the elemental technology and the medical foundation to be used of PET/CT during this age staff. Pitfalls and artifacts are tested, and common diversifications and benign findings are rigorously defined. every one next bankruptcy addresses the function of PET/CT with various radiopharmaceuticals within the overview and administration of a particular ailment. the entire variety of oncological illnesses is roofed, together with the infrequent ones. Succinct descriptions of medical situations are incorporated and, whilst acceptable, comparisons are made with different modalities. additionally, the position of PET/CT in biopsy assistance and in radiation treatment making plans is defined. This e-book should be worthwhile for citizens and practitioners in nuclear drugs, radiology, oncology, radiation oncology, and nuclear medication technology
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Atlas of PET/CT in Pediatric Patients by Andrea Skanjeti MD, Angelina Cistaro MD (auth.), Angelina Cistaro (eds.)