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Radio-guided surgery and postoperative PET/CT scan of a surgical specimen of an intraosseous meningioma in a patient with neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas.

Abstract
A 63-year-old man with a previously resected neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas underwent Ga DOTATOC PET/CT, which showed intense Ga DOTATOC uptake in the left calvarium. Radio-guided surgery and subsequent histology revealed an intraosseous meningioma. Complete removal was proven by a PET/CT scan of the surgical specimen.
AuthorsMarius Meiser, Thomas Winkens, Martin Freesmeyer
JournalClinical nuclear medicine (Clin Nucl Med) Vol. 40 Issue 5 Pg. 419-20 (May 2015) ISSN: 1536-0229 [Electronic] United States
PMID25742227 (Publication Type: Case Reports, Journal Article)
Chemical References
  • Ga(III)-DOTATOC
  • Organometallic Compounds
  • Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Octreotide
Topics
  • Bone Neoplasms (pathology, radionuclide imaging)
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Meningeal Neoplasms (pathology, radionuclide imaging)
  • Meningioma (pathology, radionuclide imaging)
  • Middle Aged
  • Multimodal Imaging
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary (pathology, radionuclide imaging)
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Octreotide (analogs & derivatives)
  • Organometallic Compounds
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Surgery, Computer-Assisted
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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