Common artifacts on PET imaging

Peeyush Bhargava, Martin Charron

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Whole-body positron emission tomography (PET) with fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) is fast becoming the standard of care in management of a variety of malignant and nonmalignant conditions. Two excellent reviews by Rohren et al. (1) and Kostakoglu et al. (2) describe the clinical applications of PET in oncology in adult patients. As more experience is gained in the pediatric population, indications for pediatric FDG-PET imaging are emerging (3-5).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric PET Imaging
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)0387288368, 9780387288369
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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