Positron emission tomography in lung cancer

Val Lowe, Keith S. Naunheim

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Abstract

Reports on positron emission tomography have become more common in the oncology literature. After a short introduction to positron emission tomography, this review will look at the data relating to the use of this technology in the diagnosis, the staging, and the posttreatment evaluation of patients with lung cancer and will discuss its potential role in these evaluations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1821-1829
Number of pages9
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume65
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

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Positron-Emission Tomography
Lung Neoplasms
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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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Positron emission tomography in lung cancer. / Lowe, Val; Naunheim, Keith S.

In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 65, No. 6, 1998, p. 1821-1829.

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Lowe, Val ; Naunheim, Keith S. / Positron emission tomography in lung cancer. In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 1998 ; Vol. 65, No. 6. pp. 1821-1829.
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