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Lymphoma: Management Using PET/CT

  • Niklaus G. Schaefer

Abstract

[18F]-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) is considered the standard imaging modality in Hodgkin’s disease and aggressive non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. In the European Society of Medical Oncology guidelines, FDGPET/CT is strongly recommended for staging and restaging Hodgkin’s disease and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

Keywords

Follicular Lymphoma Bone Marrow Biopsy Salvage Chemotherapy Bone Marrow Infiltration Standard Imaging Modality 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Niklaus G. Schaefer
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical Oncology & Nuclear MedicineZurichSwitzerland

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