FDG PET/CT of a Late-term Pregnant Woman With Breast Cancer

Clinical Nuclear Medicine , 04/26/2012

A 38–year–old pregnant woman at 26–week gestation with left breast cancer requested an FDG PET/CT scan for more detailed staging of her breast cancer before treatment. After discussing the potential radiation–related risk and estimating possible absorbed dose to fetus, she consented for examination.

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