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Assess PET/MR in diagnosis of disease in comparison with PET/CT

  • Jianhua Yan1,
  • Jason Chu-Chern Lim1,
  • Hoi Yin loi1,
  • John Totoman1,
  • Arvind Kumar Sinha2,
  • Swee Titan Quek2 and
  • David Townsend1
EJNMMI Physics20152(Suppl 1):A69

Published: 18 May 2015


Public HealthNuclear MedicineComputational MathematicTechnical PhysicMalignant Disease

The aim of this study is to assess the performance of 18F-FDG whole body PET/MRI in comparison with PET/CT based on SUV. Anatomical location of lesion with Dixon MRI and additional value of advanced MRI technology such as diffusion weighted MR imaging in diagnosis of malignant disease will also be investigated.

Authors’ Affiliations

A*STAR-NUS Clinical Imaging Research Centre, Singapore
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, National University Hospital, Singapore


© Yan et al; licensee Springer. 2015

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