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Impact of Plasma Glucose Level at the Time of Fluorodeoxyglucose Administration on the Accuracy of FDG-PET/CT in the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Lesions

Alireza Hamidian Jahromi 1 , Mohammad Kazem Fallahzadeh 2 , Amol Takalkar 3 , Jean Sheng 1 , Gazi Zibari 2 and Hosein Shokouh Amiri 2 , *
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1 Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
2 John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center, Willis Knighton Health System, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
3 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Louisiana State University, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 01, 2014, 12 (4); e16429
  • Published Online: October 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 5, 2013
  • Revised: March 16, 2014
  • Accepted: April 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.16429

To Cite: Hamidian Jahromi A, Fallahzadeh M K, Takalkar A, Sheng J, Zibari G, et al. Impact of Plasma Glucose Level at the Time of Fluorodeoxyglucose Administration on the Accuracy of FDG-PET/CT in the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Lesions, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2014 ; 12(4):e16429. doi: 10.5812/ijem.16429.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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