Evaluation of fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose whole body positron emission tomography imaging in the staging of lung cancer

C A Saunders, J E Dussek, M J O'Doherty, M N Maisey

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Abstract

Surgical resection of lung cancer remains the treatment of choice in appropriately staged disease, but conventional imaging techniques have limitations. Positron emission tomography (PET) may improve staging accuracy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)790-7
Number of pages8
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume67
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1999

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