Annals of Thoracic Medicine
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 217--218

Is fludeoxyglucose-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography ( 18 F-FDG-PET/CT) really useless in staging pulmonary carcinoid tumors and in discriminating histological subtypes? Controversial points and future perspectives


Filippo Lococo1, Alessandro Stefani2, Giorgio Treglia3,  
1 Unit of Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS-Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2 Unit of Thoracic Surgery, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
3 Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Center, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland, Europe, Switzerland

Correspondence Address:
Filippo Lococo
Unit of Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS-Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia
Italy




How to cite this article:
Lococo F, Stefani A, Treglia G. Is fludeoxyglucose-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography ( 18 F-FDG-PET/CT) really useless in staging pulmonary carcinoid tumors and in discriminating histological subtypes? Controversial points and future perspectives.Ann Thorac Med 2015;10:217-218


How to cite this URL:
Lococo F, Stefani A, Treglia G. Is fludeoxyglucose-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography ( 18 F-FDG-PET/CT) really useless in staging pulmonary carcinoid tumors and in discriminating histological subtypes? Controversial points and future perspectives. Ann Thorac Med [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Sep 21 ];10:217-218
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