Application of PET–CT in Genitourinary Malignancies

  • P. K. Pradhan
  • Raveena Mubalsha


18F-2-deoxy-d-glucose (FDG) has been the primary tracer for positron emission tomography (PET) in urologic malignancy. The primary clinical application of PET–CT in urology relates to the management of the urologic malignancies, including renal cancer, bladder cancer, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer.


Positron Emission Tomography Cervical Cancer Bladder Cancer Standardize Uptake Value Renal Mass 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Medicine and PETSanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical SciencesLucknowIndia

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