What is the role of PET/CT scanning in the workup of B-cell lymphoma?

Updated: Feb 23, 2021
  • Author: Mohammad Muhsin Chisti, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Although PET/CT is generally not useful for staging these more indolent histologies, it may be helpful in some circumstances (eg, to identify a preferred biopsy site if aggressive transformation is suspected).


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