PET/CT helps predict survival in patients with breast cancer

03/11/2012 | MolecularImaging.net

Changes in 18F-FDG PET/CT standard uptake value measured before and again three months after selective internal radiation therapy can help predict survival in patients who have hepatic metastases due to breast cancer, according to a study in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine. Patients who responded to radioembolization survived longer than those who didn't, the study found.

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