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Gastric Cancer

  • "The combined use of CT and PET can be helpful in the preoperative staging of stomach cancer and in the therapeutic monitoring of affected patients."

    CT and PET in Stomach Cancer: Preoperative Staging and Monitoring of Response to Therapy
    Lim JS et al.
    RadioGraphics 2006;26:143-156.
  • "FDG PET may be superior to anatomic imaging modalities in the detection of distant metastases and significant nodal metastases."

    CT and PET in Stomach Cancer: Preoperative Staging and Monitoring of Response to Therapy
    Lim JS et al.
    RadioGraphics 2006;26:143-156.
  • "Although FDG PET is not an appropriate first line diagnostic procedure in the detection of stomach cancer and is not helpful in tumor staging, it may play a valuable role in the detection of distant metastases."

    CT and PET in Stomach Cancer: Preoperative Staging and Monitoring of Response to Therapy
    Lim JS et al.
    RadioGraphics 2006;26:143-156.