Interobserver and Intraobserver Variability among Measurements of FDG PET/CT Parameters in Pulmonary Tumors


BÜYÜKDERELİ G. , GULER M., SEYDAOĞLU G.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.33, no.3, pp.308-315, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2016.140530
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.308-315

Abstract

Background: 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography computed tomography (PET/CT) provides information about metabolic and morphologic status of malignancies. Tumor size and standardized uptake value (SUV) measurements are crucial for cancer treatment monitoring.