Pitfalls and Limitations of Radionuclide and Hybrid Imaging in Infection and Inflammation

Andor W. J. M. Glaudemans*, Ora Israel, Riemer H. J. A. Slart

*Bijbehorende auteur voor dit werk

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Both the referring clinician and the nuclear medicine specialist must be aware of the main known or potential pitfalls that can occur in infection and inflammation imaging. They must decide in consensus which tracer and which imaging protocol should be used for a specific indication. This article provides an overview of all the pitfalls and limitations of nuclear medicine techniques to image infections and inflammation. Both general pitfalls and pitfalls in specific clinical entities are discussed. (C) 2015 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Originele taal-2English
Pagina's (van-tot)500-512
Aantal pagina's13
TijdschriftSeminars in Nuclear Medicine
Nummer van het tijdschrift6
StatusPublished - nov-2015

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