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fluorodeoxyglucose

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  • n. A fluorine analog of glucose that is used in positron emission tomography

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  • One imaging technique, positron emission tomography (PET) with the imaging agent fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), may provide doctors with the information they need to make more informed treatment decisions, according to research published in the April issue of

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  • Currently, the most common radioisotope used in PET imaging is Fluorine-18, used to create the tracer for glucose, F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose, commonly known as FDG.

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  • The poster titled "Clinical and quantitative fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in pre - and symptomatic persons inheriting familial Alzheimer's disease mutations," will be presented on Monday, Jul 12, at 11: 30 AM - 1: 00 PM (HST).

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  • Clinical and quantitative fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in pre - and symptomatic persons inheriting familial Alzheimer's disease mutations

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  • After intravenous injection of 5 mCi F18-FDG (fluorodeoxyglucose), all subjects underwent a brain SPECT coincidence scan, which was then superimposed on their MRIs.

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  • In clinically unclear cases, use of an advanced imaging technique-positron emission tomography (PET) with the imaging agent fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) and computed tomography

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  • One imaging technique, positron emission tomography (PET) with the imaging agent fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), may provide doctors with the information they need to make more informed treatment decisions, according to research published in the April issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine

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  • Feb 02, 2009 | not rated yet | no comments yet In the largest study to date to evaluate fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography

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  • In the largest study to date to evaluate fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography (FDG-PET / CT) in the initial staging of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), researchers were able to identify the precise location and extent of metastasis

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  • Main Outcome Measures We used positron emission tomography and fluorodeoxyglucose 18 to examine resting regional cerebral metabolic rate for glucose (rCMRglu).

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