Comparison of CE-FDG-PET/CT with CE-FDG-PET/MR in the evaluation of osseous metastases in breast cancer patients

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Catalano, O A ; Nicolai, E ; Rosen, B R ; Luongo, A ; Catalano, M ; Iannace, C ; Guimaraes, A ; Vangel, M G ; Mahmood, U ; Soricelli, A ; Salvatore, M (2015)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: British Journal of Cancer, volume 112, issue 9, pages 1,452-1,460 (issn: 0007-0920, eissn: 1532-1827)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/bjc.2015.112., doi: 10.1038/bjc.2015.112, pmc: PMC4453670
  • Subject: PET-MR | Clinical Study | osseous metastases | breast cancer | skeletal metastases | PET-CT

Background: Despite improvements in treatments, metastatic breast cancer remains difficult to cure. Bones constitute the most common site of first-time recurrence, occurring in 40–75% of cases. Therefore, evaluation for possible osseous metastases is crucial. Technetium... View more