Scintigraphic evaluation of local recurrence of a primitive neuroectodermal tumor

Shung Shung Sun, Shih Chuan Tsai, Nan Yung Hsu, Chia Hung Kao

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Abstract

The available literature includes only one report of Ga-67 and TI-201 uptake in a primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) of the chest wall. A 34-year-old man with PNET of the left sciatic nerve underwent radical surgical excision in October 1999. He was rehospitalized because of a new palpable mass in the posterior aspect of the left midthigh region for 1 month. Serial scintigraphic evaluation was performed using Ga-67 and TI-201 scans to preclude possible local recurrence of PNET. Finally, pathologic analysis revealed local recurrence of PNET.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)799-800
Number of pages2
JournalClinical Nuclear Medicine
Volume26
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Ga-67 Scan
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
  • TI-201 Scan

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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